Translation of "terminal" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈtɜː.mɪ.nəl/ us /ˈtɝː.mə.nəl/

terminal adjective (ILLNESS)

(of a disease or illness) leading gradually to death

She has terminal cancer. 她患有末期癌症。

A terminal patient is one who is seriously ill and will die soon.


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terminal adjective (EXTREME)

extreme, when referring to something unpleasant or negative

She claims that the shipbuilding industry is in terminal decline. 她聲稱造船業已經衰敗到極點。
UK He has nothing to do all day and is suffering from terminal boredom. 他終日無所事事,極其無聊。

terminalnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtɜː.mɪ.nəl/ us /ˈtɝː.mə.nəl/

terminal noun [ C ] (BUILDING)

B2 the area or building at a station, airport, or port that is used by passengers leaving or arriving by train, aircraft, or ship

Terminal 3 is used mostly for domestic flights. 您乘坐前往珀斯的航班將在第四航廈起飛。

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terminal noun [ C ] (COMPUTER)

a piece of equipment consisting of a keyboard and screen, used for communicating with the part of a computer system that deals with information


terminal noun [ C ] (ELECTRICITY)

specialized electronics the point at which a connection can be made in an electric circuit


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