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quarry

US [ˈkwɔri]
UK [ˈkwɒri]
  • n.菱形[方形]玻璃[石,瓦等];知识的泉源
  • v.(从)(书等中)苦心找出(证据等);苦心寻找(记录等);挖掘
  • Web采石场;猎物;石矿场
Plural Form:quarries  Past Participle:quarried  Present Participle:quarrying  
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n.
1.
[c]
采石场a place where large amounts of stone, etc. are dug out of the ground
a slate quarry
板岩采石厂
the site of a disused quarry
废弃的采石场
2.
[sing]
被追猎的动物(或人);追捕的对象;猎物an animal or a person that is being hunted or followed
The hunters lost sight of their quarry in the forest.
猎人在森林里跟丢了猎物。
The photographers pursued their quarry through the streets.
摄影师满街捕捉拍摄对象。
v.
1.
[t][i]
从(采石场)采(石等)to take stone, etc. out of a quarry
The local rock is quarried from the hillside.
当地的石头都是从那片山坡开采的。
The area is being quarried for limestone.
这地方正在开采石灰石。

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