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swathe

US [sweɪð]
UK [swɒθ]
  • v.裹;包;覆盖
  • n.(尤指割了庄稼的)一长条田地;一长片
  • Web绑;包围;带子
Plural Form:swathes  Present Participle:swathing  Past Tense:swathed  
swathe
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n.
1.
(尤指割了庄稼的)一长条田地a long strip of land, especially one on which the plants or crops have been cut
The combine had cut a swathe around the edge of the field.
联合收割机把庄稼绕田边割了一长条。
Development has affected vast swathes of our countryside.
开发建设影响了乡村广大地区。
2.
一长条;一长片a large strip or area of sth
The mountains rose above a swathe of thick cloud.
群峰耸立在云海之上。
IDM
cut a swathe through sth
把(某地的一大片)夷为平地;使…大部分遭受破坏to pass through a particular area destroying a large part of it
v.
1.
[usupass]
~ sb/sth (in sth)
包;裹;覆盖to wrap or cover sb/sth in sth
He was lying on the hospital bed, swathed in bandages.
他裹着绷带,躺在医院的病床上。

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