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animal

noun [C] (TYPE) 类型     /ˈæn.ɪ.məl/
used to describe what type of person or thing someone or something is 某种类型的人(或物) At heart she is a political animal. 本质上她是一个很有政治秉性的人。 She is that rare animal (= she is very unusual), a brilliant scientist who can communicate her ideas to ordinary people. 她是个少见的奇才,是一位能够把自己的思想传达给普通人的优秀科学家。 Feminism in France and England are rather different animals (= are different). 法国和英国的女权主义不属于同一种类型。 Categories and varietiesSpecies and genders
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