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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “steam”

steam

noun [U]
 
 
/stiːm/
the hot gas that is produced when water boils
蒸汽,水蒸氣
Steam rose from the simmering stew.
火上的燉肉咕嘟咕嘟冒著熱氣。
steam turbines
蒸汽渦輪機
a steam engine/locomotive
蒸汽機/火車頭
the age of steam (= the period when steam provided power for railways and factories)
蒸汽時代
The pump is driven by steam.
這個泵是由蒸汽驅動的。
Clouds, dew, fog and steam
(Definition of steam noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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