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stone

noun (ROCK) 石头     /stəʊn/ US  /stoʊn/ ( plural stones)
[C or U] the hard solid substance found in the ground which is often used for building, or a piece of this 石头;石料;石块 a stone wall/floor 石墙/石头地面 a flight of stone steps 一段石头台阶 a primitive stone axe 简陋的石斧 They cut enormous blocks of stone out of the hillside. 他们从山上开采出大量的石料。 Some demonstrators were arrested for throwing stones at the police. 一些示威者因向警察投掷石块被逮捕。 Geology - general words
[C] a piece of hard material which can form in some organs in the body and cause severe pain 结石 kidney/gall stones 肾/胆结石 Swellings and lumps
(Definition of stone noun (ROCK) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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