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sink
sɪŋk
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. A covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it.
  2. Plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe.
  3. A depression in the ground communicating with a subterranean passage (especially in limestone) and formed by solution or by collapse of a cavern roof.
  4. A process that acts to absorb or remove energy or a substance from a system.
(动) As a verb
  1. Fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly.
  2. Embed deeply.
  3. Descend into or as if into some soft substance or place.
  4. Pass into a specified state or condition.
  5. Fall or descend to a lower place or level.
  6. Cause to sink.
  7. Fall or sink heavily.
  8. Go under,.
  9. Appear to move downward.
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