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osteoporosis
n.骨质疏松症
accession
n.就职, 就任, 添加, 增加

accessions and deaccessions
With respect to
With regard to
preclude
n.排除

preclude sb. from doing sth.
braggadocio

Braggadocio is from Braggadocchio, a boastful character in Spenser's Faerie Queene.
n.自夸, 吹牛大王
1 A braggart
2 Empty boasting
3 A swaggering, cocky manner
dietitian
n.<美>营养学家, 营养学家
medication
n.药物治疗, 药物处理, 药物
glucose
n.葡萄糖
complication
n.复杂化, (使复杂的)因素
n.[医]并发症

nutrition-related complications
insulin
n.胰岛素
hypoglycemia
n.[医]血糖过低, 低血糖症
stash
v.中断
n.隐藏处
dehydration
n.脱水
enzyme
n.[生化]酶
gastrointestinal
adj.[解]胃与肠的
vegetarian
n.素食者, 食草动物
adj.素食的

follow a strict vegetarian diet
moderate
adj.中等的, 适度的, 适中的
v.缓和

moderate portions of vegetables
saturated
adj.渗透的, 饱和的, 深颜色的

saturated fat
repetitive
adj.重复的, 反复性的
repetitious
adj.重复的
noose
n.套索, 束缚, 陷阱,
(the noose)绞刑
vt.用套索捉
shrift
n.忏悔, 悔悟, 临终忏悔, 招认, 承认
toughie
n.流氓, 恶棍,鲁莽的人
foreknowledge
n.预知, 先见之明
bratty
adj.讨厌的, 不服从的
smack
n.滋味, 风味, 少量, 拍击
v.带有...风味, 用掌击, 拍打
segue
n.[用作指示语][音]继续
blindside
to surprise sb. usually with harmful results;
to surprise unpleasantly

blindsided
cringe
vi.畏缩, 阿谀, 奉承
broach
vt.给...开口, 钻孔,
开始讨论, 提出
mishmash
n.混杂物
vt.使成为杂乱的一堆
almanac
n.历书, 年鉴
amateurish
adj.业余的, 非职业的, 不熟练的
mercurial
adj.墨丘利神的, 水星的, 雄辩机智的, 活泼善变的, 水银的
n.水银剂, 汞剂
herald
n.使者, 传令官, 通报者, 先驱, 预兆
vt.预报, 宣布, 传达, 欢呼

herald more dramatic changes
repertoire
n.(准备好演出的)节目, 保留剧目, (计算机的)指令表, 指令系统, <美>(某个人的)全部技能
quartile
n.[数] 四分位数
collaborative
adj.合作的, 协作的, 协力完成的
collective
adj.集体的
n.集体
legwork
n.<口>外出搜集情况的工作(如新闻采访,案件调查等)
groundwork
n.地基, 基础, 根基
footwork
n.[体]步法, 要跑腿的工作
faux pas
<法>adj.假的,伪的
人工的,人造的
put one's foot in one's mouth
when a person says the wrong thing at the wrong time
mindless
adj.没头脑的, 不用脑子的, 愚笨无知的, 粗心大意的
cave in
the sudden collapse of sth into a hollow beneath it
neurotic
adj.神经质的, 神经病的
n.神经病患者
hapless
adj.倒霉的, 不幸的
nifty
adj.俏皮的, 极好的
n.俏皮话, 漂亮话
zinger
n.精神抖擞者, 有力的反驳
chaff
n.谷壳, 糠, 愚弄
v.戏弄, 开玩笑
noncommittal
adj.不明朗的, 不承担义务的