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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “rate”

rate

noun [C] (MEASURE)
测量
 
 
/reɪt/
the speed at which something happens or changes, or the amount or number of times it happens or changes in a particular period
率,比率;速率;速度;进度
Although she's recovering from her illness, her rate of progress is quite slow.
尽管病情正在好转,但她康复的速度仍很慢。
I told my assistants to work at their own rate.
我告诉我的助手们按照他们自己的进度工作。
The taxi was going at a tremendous rate.
出租车飞速奔驰。
the growth/inflation/mortality/unemployment, etc. rate
增长率/通货膨胀率/死亡率/失业率等
The drug has a high success/failure rate.
这种药物治疗疾病的成功率/失败率很高。
Speed of motion
(Definition of rate noun (MEASURE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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