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砒霜
Simplified 砒霜
Traditional 砒霜
Pin Yin
pi1 shuang1
English
  • arsenic
  • [Medicine] arsenic white; arsenous oxide; white arsenic
  • [Medicine] arsenic trioxide; arsenic white; arsenous oxide
Examples:
1. 非也,有些毒蛇产生的毒液完全不同于另一些毒蛇的毒液,如同砒霜不同于马钱子碱那样,两者具有不同的作用。
"It did not; some snakes manufactured a poison different in every respect from that of others, as different as arsenic is from strychnine, and having different effects. "
2. 喝几口酒可能没有什么坏处,不过得小心:含有酒精的饮料是一种糠衣裹着的砒霜
A few drinks may seem harmless but beware:alcohol is a devil in disguise.
3. 就像砒霜不同于马钱子碱一样。
As different as arsenic is from strychnine,
4. 忧愁伤人烈于砒霜
Care corrode more than poison.
5. 验尸结果显示肠内留有微量的砒霜
He speaks French with a trace of an accent.
6. 他妻子用砒霜把他毒死了.
His wife poisoned him with arsenic.
7. 蜜饯砒霜
Sugar-coated arsenic, deceptive sweet words
8. 还像旧式女人把死来要挟丈夫的作风,不过不用刀子,绳子,砒霜,而用抽象的‘气’,这是不是精神文明?”
That's like an old-fashioned woman who threatens her husband with suicide.Instead of using a knife, a rope, or arsenic, you use an abstraction like fury.What's that spiritual civilization?
9. 于是他们便去找一位医生来,医生剖开死者的身体,从肠胃里把砒霜刮出来装在一只匙羹里。
They fetch a doctor, who opens the dead body, and collects from the entrails and stomach a quantity of arsenic in a spoon.
10. 罗伊·亨利称,尽管教科书上说拿破仑是死于胃癌,但是除此之外还有另一种普遍的说法:拿破仑是被英国人用砒霜毒害的。
While textbooks say Napoleon died of stomach cancer, claims that the British poisoned him with arsenic are rife.