Yahoo奇摩字典 網頁搜尋

  1. capsule

    • IPA[ˈkapsəl]

    美式

    • n.
      a small case or container, especially a round or cylindrical one;a small soluble case of gelatin containing a dose of medicine, swallowed whole.
    • noun: capsule, plural noun: capsules

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. a small case or container, especially a round or cylindrical one he showed us the cylinder of the gun filled with six plastic capsules
    • a small soluble case of gelatin containing a dose of medicine, swallowed whole. 同義詞 pill, tablet, lozenge, pastille, pilule, ... 更多
    • short for space capsule
    • 2. a tough sheath or membrane that encloses something in the body, such as a kidney, a lens, or a synovial joint.
    • a gelatinous layer forming the outer surface of some bacterial cells.
    • 3. the foil or plastic covering the cork of a wine bottle. 同義詞 cover, seal, cap, top
    • 4. a dry fruit that releases its seeds by bursting open when ripe, such as a pea pod. 同義詞 seed case, pod, shell, husk, hull, ... 更多
    • 5. the spore-producing structure of mosses and liverworts, typically borne on a stalk.
    • 6. (of a piece of writing) shortened but retaining the essence of the original; condensed a capsule review of the movie
    • (of a collection of clothing) consisting of a relatively small set of key items.
  2. 知識+