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Translation of "prevailing" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

prevailing

adjective
 
 
/prɪˈveɪ.lɪŋ/
existing in a particular place or at a particular time
盛行的;现有的;通行的
the prevailing attitude
普遍的观点
The prevailing mood is one of optimism.
普遍的情绪是乐观的。
Now
prevailing wind a wind which usually blows in a particular place
一地区常刮的风,盛行风
The town is kept cool by the prevailing westerly winds.
由于西风盛行,这个城镇很凉爽。
Wind and windsStormy weather
(Definition of prevailing from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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