isolate - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “isolate”

See all translations

isolate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈaɪ.sə.leɪt/
to separate something or someone from other things or people with which they are joined or mixed, or to keep them separate
隔離;孤立;分離
He was isolated from all the other prisoners.
他被人從其他所有囚犯隔離開來。
A high wall isolated the house from the rest of the village.
一堵高牆將這棟房子與村莊的其他部分隔離開來。
They tried to isolate (= find) the cause of the problem.
他們試圖找出問題的原因。
specialized Virus particles were eventually isolated from the tissue.
終於將病毒粒子與組織分離開了。
Isolating and separating
(Definition of isolate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “isolate” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

decider

a final game or competition that allows one person or team to win, or the winning point scored

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More