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guillotine

noun (DEVICE)
装置
 
 
/ˈɡɪl.ə.tiːn/
[C or S] a device, invented in France, consisting of a sharp blade in a tall frame which was used in the past for killing criminals by cutting off their heads
(法国发明的)断头台
King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette went to the guillotine (= were killed by the guillotine) during the French Revolution.
法国大革命期间,国王路易十六和玛丽‧安托瓦尼特被推上了断头台。
Death penalties
[C] UK a device with a long sharp blade which is used for cutting large quantities of paper
切纸机;裁切机
ToolsGardening toolsOffice equipmentCommunicating by telephonePaper and stationery
Translations of “guillotine”
in Spanish guillotina…
in French guillotine, massicot…
in German die Guillotine, die Papierschneidemaschine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝置, (法國發明的)斷頭台, 切紙機…
in Russian гильотина…
in Turkish giyotin…
in Polish gilotyna…
(Definition of guillotine noun (DEVICE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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