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sixteenth
English: sixteenth
Chinese: ['siks'ti:nθ]
num. 第十六, 十六分之一
Examples:
1. Aristotle's static world view was not challenged until the sixteenth century.
亚里士多德的静态世界观在十六世纪以前一直没有受到怀疑。
2. Beginning in the sixteenth century many Greek classics were translated into the popular languages.
从十六世纪开始,许多希腊的经典著作被译成了通俗的语言。
3. Herbalists dominated the sixteenth century botanical world.
本草学家在十六世纪曾统治了整个植物界。
4. It served to direct the course of mathematical instruction in the schools of the late sixteenth century.
它为十六世纪后期学校的数学教学指引了道路。
5. Only one sixteenth of her was black, and that sixteenth did not show.
她只有十六分之一的黑人血统,而那十六分之一表面上又看不出来。
6. The developments in geometry, apart from perspective during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, were not impressive.
十五、十六世纪除透视法外,几何学的发展没有给人深刻的印象。
7. The domination of the spiritual life by the church was attacked by Protestantism in the sixteenth century.
16世纪,教会对精神生活的支配地位受到了来自新教会方面的抨击。
8. This objection had been voiced even in the sixteenth century.
早在十六世纪已经有过这种反对的意见了。
9. Tobacco was introduced into Europe in the sixteenth century.
烟草在十六世纪传入欧洲。
10. Use of named rootstocks of known vigor did not begin until the sixteenth century.
十六世纪以前,还没开始利用已经知道生长势的知名砧木。