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  1. fulcrum

    • IPA[ˈfo͝olkrəm]

    美式

    • n.
      the point on which a lever rests or is supported and on which it pivots.;a thing that plays a central or essential role in an activity, event, or situation
    • noun: fulcrum, plural noun: fulcra

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. the point on which a lever rests or is supported and on which it pivots.
    • a thing that plays a central or essential role in an activity, event, or situation research is the fulcrum of the academic community
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    • IPA[ˈfʊlkrəm]

    英式

    • n.
      the point against which a lever is placed to get a purchase, or on which it turns or is supported.

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