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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “trough”

trough

noun [C] (LOW POINT)
低谷
 
 
/trɒf/ US  /trɑːf/
a low point in a regular series of high and low points
低谷;低谷期,蕭條期
Investing small amounts regularly is a good way of smoothing out the peaks and troughs of the stock market.
定期小額投資是均衡股市高峰和低谷的好辦法。
Higher and lower points of achievementSuccess and achievementsFailures
specialized (in the study of weather patterns) a long area of low air pressure between two areas of high air pressure
低壓槽,槽形低壓
A trough of low pressure over hilly areas will bring heavy thunderstorms overnight.
丘陵地區上空的低氣壓槽將在一夜之間帶來強雷陣雨。
Describing bad weather
(Definition of trough noun (LOW POINT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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