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reed
riːd
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. United States physician who proved that yellow fever is transmitted by mosquitoes (1851-1902).
  2. United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920).
  3. A musical instrument that sounds by means of a vibrating reed.
  4. A vibrator consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it.
  5. Tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites.
Hyphenationreed
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
芦苇lúwěireed
huángmetallic reed; spring of lock
簧片huángpiànreed (music)
wěireed; rush; Phragmites communis
jiāreed; Phragmites communis
jiānreed
rush; reed; Phragmites communis
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