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roll

noun (LIST)
名單
 
 
/rəʊl/ US  /roʊl/
[C] an official list of names
名單;花名冊;登記表
Is your name on the electoral roll (= the list of people who can vote)?
你的名字在選民冊上嗎?
Lists and cataloguesSchedules and agendas
take/call the roll mainly US If you take/call the roll, you read aloud the names of all the people on the list to make certain that they are present
點名
The teacher called the roll to see if any students were absent.
老師點名看是否有學生缺席。
Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
(Definition of roll noun (LIST) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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