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  1. switchback

    • IPA[ˈswiCHˌbak]

    美式

    • n.
      a 180° bend in a road or path, especially one leading up the side of a mountain.;a road, path, or railroad with alternate sharp ascents and descents.
    • v.
      (of a road or vehicle) make a series of switchback turns
    • noun: switchback, plural noun: switchbacks

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. North American a 180° bend in a road or path, especially one leading up the side of a mountain.
    • 2. British a road, path, or railroad with alternate sharp ascents and descents.
    • a roller coaster.

    動詞

    • 1. (of a road or vehicle) make a series of switchback turns a road that switchbacked up blue and distant hills
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    • IPA[ˈswɪtʃbak]

    英式

    • n.
      a road, path, or railway with alternate sharp ascents and descents: the path was a switchback of hills and wooded dales it is a switchback journey with many ups and downs

    Oxford Dictionary