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trawl

noun [C] (SEARCH)
搜寻
 
 
/trɔːl/ US  /trɑːl/
a search among a large number or many different places in order to find people or information you want
搜寻;网罗
We did a wide trawl to find the right person to play the part.
我们到处物色扮演这个角色的合适人选。
Searching
Translations of “trawl”
in Spanish red de arrastre…
in French chalut…
in German das Schleppnetz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 搜尋, 網羅…
(Definition of trawl noun (SEARCH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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