Translation of "system" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (SET) 一套 uk us /ˈsɪs.təm/

a set of connected things or devices which operate together

a central-heating system 中央暖氣系統

a set of computer equipment and programs used together for a particular purpose

The system keeps crashing and no one is able to figure out why. 系統老是故障,誰也不知道是甚麼原因。

a set of organs or structures in the body which have a particular purpose

the immune system 免疫系統
the nervous system 神經系統

the way that the body works, especially the way that it digests and passes out waste products

A run in the morning is good for the system - it wakes the body up and gets everything going. 晨跑對身體很有益——它能喚醒整個身體,使各個部分開始運作。

(Translation of “system noun (SET)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)