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鲸须
Simplified 鲸须
Traditional 鯨鬚
Pin Yin
jing1 xu1
English
  • baleen
Examples:
1. 须鲸亚目约十三种鲸类的统称,与其它种的区别在于有特别的进食构造,即鲸须,或称鲸骨,用来滤取海水中的浮游生物和小甲壳类动物。
"Any of about 13 species of cetaceans in the suborder Mysticeti. They are distinguished by a specialized feeding structure, the Baleen, which strains plankton and small crustaceans from the water."
2. 鲸须固定在嘴的上颚,由两块角质板组成,每块角质板(露脊鲸的角质板长达3.6公尺)是一组平行的带有缘缨的板条,缘缨缠结在一起形成一个密筛。
"It consists of two horny plates attached to the roof of the mouth. Each plate (as long as 3.6 m, in the right whale) is composed of parallel slats with fringes that mat together to form a sieve."
3. 羽骨最初家禽的羽茎制成的作为鲸须代用品的轻质胸衣骨架
A lightweight corset bone originally made from the quills of domestic fowl as a substitute for whalebone.
4. 北极露脊鲸,弓头鲸生活在北冰洋的一种有鲸须的鲸鱼(北极露脊鲸露脊鲸属),具有大的头部和拱形的上颚
A whalebone whale(Balaena mysticetus)of Arctic seas, having a very large head and an arched upper jaw.
5. 通常由美国捕鲸人完成的,用鲸须、鲸牙和海象胡须等雕刻出来的东西。
An article carved or engraved from whalebone, whale ivory, walrus tusk, etc., usually by American whalers.
6. 鲸须制品用这种材料制成的物体
An object made of this material.
7. 大型水生须鲸;由于其鲸须和鲸油的价值高而被称为“好”鲸。
Large arctic whalebone whale; allegedly the `right' whale to hunt because of its valuable whalebone and oil.
8. 北方佬对南部联盟各州港口已加紧了封锁,因此茶叶、咖啡、丝绸、鲸须衣褡、香水、时装杂志和书籍等奢侈品,就既稀少又很贵了。
The Yankee blockade about the Confederate ports had tightened, and luxuries such as tea, coffee, silks, whalebone stays, colognes, fashion magazines and books were scarce and dear.
9. 鲸须指形成垂挂于长须鲸上颚的有弹性、象角质一样半透明的材料,可将浮游生物从水中滤出
The elastic, horny material forming the fringed plates that hang from the upper jaw of baleen whales and strain plankton from the water.
10. 鳄的上部长有鲸须薄片可以滤出水中的浮游生物。
Whale with plates of whalebone along the upper jaw for filtering plankton from the water.