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00:23 Jul 27, 2005
English to Chinese translations [PRO] Sports / Fitness / Recreation
English term or phrase:variable
Hit the weights.
If you're lazy, it's not as bad as you think—just 10 minutes a day of lifting, three days a week, will help. Harvard research shows that 30 minutes of weight training per week has a greater reduction on waist size than almost any other variable.
Explanation: variable = something which can vary in quantity or size (正式)变量;可变值;可变物 eg The timing of the journey depends on a number of variables,such as the amount of traffic on the road. 旅途所需时间取决于诸多不定因素.如路上交通的拥挤情况. (朗文进阶词典)
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