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connection

noun (JOIN) 连接     /kəˈnek.ʃən/
[C or U] when something joins or is joined to something else, or the part or process that makes this possible (事物间的)连接,联结;连接物 The electricity company guarantees connection within 24 hours. 电力公司保证24小时内通电。 It's no wonder your shaver isn't working. There's a loose connection (= a connecting wire has become loose) in the plug. 难怪你的剃须刀不转了,插头接线松了。 Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
[C] when people or things are joined or connected in some way (人或事物之间的)联系,关联,关系 Linking and relatingRegarding and concerning
connections [plural]
the people you know and who can help you 社会关系;人际关系;可资利用的熟人 He only got the job because of his connections! 他是因为关系才得到了这份工作! He has important connections in Washington. 他在华盛顿认识一些很有权势的人。 Friends, acquaintances and contemporaries
(Definition of connection noun (JOIN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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