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stretch

noun [C usually singular] (PART)
一段
 
 
/stretʃ/
a continuous area of land or water
(土地或水域的)一片,一段
This particular stretch of coast is especially popular with walkers.
在這一段海岸散步的人特別多。
Traffic is at a standstill along a five-mile stretch of the M11 just south of Cambridge.
劍橋南面11號高速公路有五英里的路段交通陷入癱瘓。
Some very rare birds inhabit our stretch of the river.
一些非常珍稀的鳥類棲息在我們這個河段。
Areas of land in generalSpace - general wordsInland waters
a stage in a race, or a part of a racetrack
(賽跑的)階段;一段跑道
She looked certain to win as she entered the final stretch.
她進入最後一段跑道時似乎已經贏定了。
He fell as he galloped down the home stretch (= towards the finish).
他在衝向終點時跌倒。
Surfaces on which sports take place
(Definition of stretch noun (PART) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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