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relic

US [ˈrelɪk]
UK ['relɪk]
  • n.遗迹;遗物;遗风;遗俗
  • Web纪念物;圣物;文物
Plural Form:relics  
relic
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n.
1.
~ (of/from sth)
遗物;遗迹;遗风;遗俗an object, a tradition, a system, etc. that has survived from the past
The building stands as the last remaining relic of the town's cotton industry.
这座建筑物是小镇棉纺业仅存的遗迹。
Videotapes may already seem like relics of a bygone era.
录像带似乎已成为过去时代的遗物。
2.
圣髑;圣骨;圣人遗物a part of the body or clothing of a holy person, or sth that they owned, that is kept after their death and respected as a religious object
holy relics
圣人遗物

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