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performance

noun [C or U] (DO)
 
 
/pəˈfɔː.mənts/ US  /pɚˈfɔːr-/
how well a person, machine, etc. does a piece of work or an activity
工作情況;業績;表現;工作性能
Some athletes take drugs to improve their performance.
有些運動員為了提升表現而服用藥物。
High-performance (= Fast, powerful and easy to control) cars are the most expensive.
性能卓越的汽車價格最高。
This was a very impressive performance by the young player, who scored 12 points within the first 10 minutes.
那位年輕球員的表現十分出色,在開賽10分鐘內就得了12分。
Acting and actsDealing with things or people
(Definition of performance noun (DO) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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