Translation of "fluid" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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fluidnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈfluː.ɪd/ us /ˈfluː.ɪd/

C2 a substance that flows and is not solid

液體;流質
If you have a fever you should drink plenty of fluids. 如果發燒,應多喝流質。
The virus is contracted through exchange of bodily fluids (= liquids, such as blood, that come from the human body). 這種病毒透過體液感染。

More examples

  • The patient was severely dehydrated and needed fluids urgently.
  • These tanks are used for storing fluids such as oil, petrol and kerosene.
  • Keep all your household cleaning fluids where children cannot reach them.
  • Your stomach produces a large quantity of gastric fluid.
  • There's some kind of thick fluid oozing from the trunk of the tree.

fluidadjective

uk /ˈfluː.ɪd/ us /ˈfluː.ɪd/

fluid adjective (MOVEMENT)

C2 smooth and continuous

流暢的
fluid movements 流暢的動作

fluid adjective (LIKELY TO CHANGE)

If situations, ideas, or plans are fluid, they are not fixed and are likely to change, often repeatedly and unexpectedly.

(情況、想法或計劃)不固定的,易變的
The military situation is still very fluid. 軍事局勢依然很不穩定。

(Translation of “fluid” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)