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sedentary

US [ˈsed(ə)ntəri]
UK [ˈsed(ə)nt(ə)ri]
  • adj.需要久坐的;惯于久坐不动的;定居的;定栖的
  • n.爱坐的人;坐着工作的人;【动】坐巢蜘蛛
  • Web坐着的;坐惯的;残积的
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adj.
1.
需要久坐的in which you spend a lot of time sitting down
a sedentary job/occupation/lifestyle
常久坐的工作╱职业╱生活方式
2.
惯于久坐不动的spending a lot of time sitting down and not moving
He became increasingly sedentary in later life.
到晚年,他变得越来越不爱动了。
3.
定居的;定栖的;不迁徙的that stay and live in the same place or area
Rhinos are largely sedentary animals.
大致说来,犀牛是一种定栖动物。
a sedentary population
定居人口

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