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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “period”

period

noun [C] (TIME)
时间
    /ˈpɪə.ri.əd/ US  /ˈpɪr.i-/
a length of time
一段时间,时期
Her work means that she spends long periods away from home.
她的工作意味着她得长时间离家。
Unemployment in the first half of 1993 was 2% lower than in the same period the year before.
1993年上半年的失业率比上年同期低2%。
Fifteen people were killed in/over a period of four days.
在4天时间内有15人被杀。
The study will be carried out over a six-month period.
调查将持续6个月时间。
Periods of time - general words
in school, a division of time in the day when a subject is taught
课时,学时,一节(课)
We have six periods of science a week.
我们一周有6节自然科学课。
Classes, courses and coursework
a fixed time during the life of a person or in history
(人一生中或历史上的)时期;阶段
Most teenagers go through a rebellious period.
大部分青少年都要经过一个叛逆期。
The house was built during the Elizabethan period.
这座房子是在伊丽莎白时期建造的。
Stages and phasesStages of life
(Definition of period noun (TIME) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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