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失效
Simplified 失效
Traditional 失效
Pin Yin
shi1 xiao4
English
  • to fail
  • to lose effectiveness
  • [Computer] out-of-order
  • [Medicine] abatement; fail(ure); out of service; out-of-run
  • [Medicine] inactivation
  • [Economy] cease to have effect; lapse
Examples:
1. 鼓式制动器易于因衬片过热而减少制动效用,这种现象叫“失效”。
Drum brakes are prone to a reduction in the braking effert, known as'fate', caused by overheating of the linings and the drum.
2. 断裂并非结构失效的唯一形式。
Fracture is not the only way that a structure can fail.
3. 他因保险单失效未得任何补偿.
He didn' t get any compensation because his insurance policy had lapsed.
4. 他的驾驶执照没有更续而失效了。
His driver's license lapsed when he failed to renew it.
5. 如果不付专利费,这项专利就告失效
If the fees are not paid, then the patent is said to have lapsed.
6. 这一租约已经失效
The lease has lapsed.
7. 提供虚假资料可能导致合同失效.
The making of false statements could result in the invalidation of the contract.
8. 他们提供给读者的主要查找途径--卡片目录--大部分已经失效
The principal finding aid they offer users--the card catalogue--is largely ineffectual.
9. 气温往往下降到大多数保护措施都失效的程度。
The temperatures drop below those against which most protective measuremeasures are effective.
10. 那项保证两个月前失效了。
The warranty lapsed two months ago.