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通货膨胀(tōnghuò péngzhàng)


昨日,国家统计局公布,9月份全国居民消费价格总水平同比上涨3.1%,再次上破3%的温和通货膨胀警戒线。 (Source: 金融界网) According to the National Bureau of Statistics yesterday, the consumer price index (CPI) increased by 3.1% year-on-year in September, breaking the red line of 3% moderate inflation.[......]

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热议(rèyì) “热” adj. ardent; passionate(Source: 《新世纪汉英大词典》) “议” v. criticize; comment(Source: 《新世纪汉英大词典》) “热议” n. public outcry, uproar over an issue 新闻例句 征求意见稿公布后,对于公共浴所对艾滋病人说“不”有没有必要,引发了业内人士和社会公众的热议。(Source: 《人民日报》) After the draft regulation prohibiting those with HIV from entering public bathhouses, was publicized, it triggered an uproar among experts and the public. [......]

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离婚协议(líhūn xiéyì)


“离婚”v. divorce; break up/dissolve a marriage “协议”n. agreement; contract“离婚协议”n. divorce agreement(source: 《新世纪汉英大词典》) 默多克和上一任妻子安娜离婚时,签署了支付17亿美元巨款的离婚协议。(source: 《国际金融报》) Rupert Murdoch signed a divorce agreement in which he agreed to pay ex-wife Anna a $1.7 billion settlement.[......]

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养老保险(yǎnglǎo bǎoxiǎn)


人力资源和社会保障部正在研究养老保险顶层设计方案,并将广泛征求社会各界的意见。(Source: 中金在线网) The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security will solicit widespread public opinion in their current research of endowment insurance plans. [......]

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恐狂症的流行显然是造成中国目前狂犬病疫苗大量滥用的重要原因之一。 (Source: 《南方周末》) Widespread fear of rabies is one of the most important reasons for the current overuse of rabies vaccines in China.[......]

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婴儿配方奶粉(yīng’ér pèifāng nǎifěn )


新西兰初级产业部3日宣布,新西兰乳制品巨头恒天然集团旗下部分产品可能含有肉毒杆菌毒素,使用该原料的婴儿配方奶粉和运动饮料也可能因此受到污染。(Source: 《钱江晚报》) New Zealand's Ministry of Primary Industries announced on August 3 that shipments of baby formula and sports drinks produced by dairy giant Fonterra may have been contaminated with Clostridium botulinum. [......]

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调查取证( diàochá qǔzhèng)


调查组的人士表示,待调查取证工作结束后,他们将对相关责任人进行责任追究,并及时向社会公布处理结果。(Source: 新华网) Officials said they will hold those in charge accountable and promptly release the results after concluding their investigation.[......]

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暴力倾向(bàolì qīngxiàng)


张文秀检察官表示,“辖区派出所建立重点人员管理、备案机制,及时发现精神病人的暴力倾向,进而向其家属或相关部门提出收治建议。”(Source: 新华网) Prosecutor Zhang Wenxiu said, "Police stations should allocate key personnel and establish a record system in order to promptly identify those mentally ill with tendencies toward violence. This way they can provide suggestions to families or relevant departments seeking treatment for those in need."[......]

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