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span

verb [T] (TIME)
时间
 
 
/spæn/ (-nn-)
to exist or continue for a particular length of time
(时间)持续,跨越
Tennis has a history spanning several centuries.
网球的历史长达几个世纪。
Her acting career spanned almost six decades.
她的演艺生涯持续了近60载。
Continue and last
Translations of “span”
in Korean 수명…
in Arabic يَدوم…
in Portuguese continuar…
in Catalan durar, abastar…
in Japanese (ある期間に)及ぶ, わたる…
in Italian durare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 時間, (時間)持續,跨越…
(Definition of span verb (TIME) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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