Translation of "degree" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /dɪˈɡriː/ us /dɪˈɡriː/

degree noun (AMOUNT)

B2 [ C usually singular, U ] (an) amount or level of something

This job demands a high degree of skill. 这项工作对技术的要求很高。
There isn't the slightest degree of doubt that he's innocent. 毫无疑问,他是无辜的。
I have to warn you that there's a degree of (= some) danger involved in this. 我必须警告你这里面有一定的危险。
The number of terrorist attacks has increased to a terrifying degree. 恐怖袭击的次数已经到了骇人的程度。
There was some degree of truth in what she said. 她说的有一定的道理。
To what degree do you think we will be providing a better service? 你认为我们的服务还有多大的改进空间?
"That's really bad." "Well, it's all a matter/question of degree (= there are other things better and other things worse)." “那可真是太糟糕了。”“只是程度不同而已。”

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degree noun (UNIT)

A2 [ C ] written abbreviation deg. any of various units of measurement, especially of temperature or angles, usually shown by the symbol ° written after a number

a difference of three degrees 3度之差
Water boils at 212° Fahrenheit and 100° Celsius/Centigrade. 水在212华氏度,即100摄氏度沸腾。
A right angle is an angle of 90°. 直角为90度。
New York is on a latitude of 41°N and a longitude of 74°W. 纽约位于北纬41度、西经74度。

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degree noun (SUBJECT OF STUDY)

B1 [ C ] a course of study at a college or university, or the qualification given to a student after he or she has completed his or her studies

She has a physics degree/a degree in physics from Edinburgh. 她获得了牛津大学的物理学学位。
mainly US She has a bachelor's/master's degree in history from Yale. 她获得了耶鲁大学历史学专业的学士/硕士学位。
UK "What degree did you do at York?" "Geography." “你在约克大学学的什么课程?”“地理学。”

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uk / -dɪ.ɡriː/ us / -dɪ.ɡriː/

used with an ordinal number to show how serious something is

She suffered first-/second-/third-degree (= least serious/serious/very serious) burns on her legs. 她的腿部受到一度/二度/三度烧伤。
US He's being charged with first-degree (= the most serious type of) murder. 他被指控犯有一级谋杀罪。

(Translation of “degree” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)