curve
• US /kɚv/
• UK /kə:v/

• n. (道路的)彎曲處；
• v. 使彎曲；

• Watch out for the sharp curve in the road while driving at night
• I want the metal bar to curve into an oval shape

#### 【TED】比爾蓋茲談能源 : 至零方休的革新 ! (Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates)

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#### 【TED】馬蒂娜·羅斯布拉特: 我的女兒，我的老婆，我們的機器人，對永生的探索 (Martine Rothblatt: My daughter, my wife, our robot, and the quest for immortality)

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1. has been advancing along a curve

都是以曲線的速度發展
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#### "【實驗學物理】慢動作看被射擊的可樂！(Slingshots, Germans, and Slow Motion Physics | Smarter Every Day 57)"

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1. my theory is pretty simple. every solid material has what is called a stress strain curve

我的理論非常簡單。每一種固體材料都有所謂的應力應變曲線。
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#### Daniel Burrus: Predicting the Future

05:01
1. it’s fully predictable on a curve.  you can just see it right there.  and can we

它是完全可以預測的曲線。 你可以看到它就在那裡。 我們可以
2. we can store more in that device; it’s on a similar curve to moore’s law going up

我們可以在該設備中存儲更多的東西；它的曲線類似於摩爾定律的上升曲線。
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#### 【TED】達芙妮.科勒: 我們從線上教育學到了什麼？ (Daphne Koller: What we're learning from online education)

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1. to push from the left side of the graph, from the blue curve,

從左側的圖形，藍色的曲線，從推進
2. to the right side with the green curve?

右側的綠色曲線嗎？
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#### "March 14, 2013 - CNN Student News with subtitles"

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1. and in ohio, investigators say an suv took a curve too fast and flipped over into a small lake,

而在俄亥俄州，調查人員稱，一輛SUV過快地拐了個彎，翻進了一個小湖。
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#### 美國的貧富差距 (Wealth Inequality in America)

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1. something like this curve.

長的像這條曲線
2. and yes, republicans and democrats alike chose this curve.

沒錯，共和黨和民主黨的回答都一致
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#### AP Biology Science Practice 1: Models and Representations

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1. to show up. and so they're going to die on this side of that curve. and so this would

來出現。所以他們'會死在曲線的這一邊。所以這將
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#### Bill Werde on Trends in Music

09:13
1. and you can see with each curve you get

你可以看到每條曲線都會有
2. the curve isn't as quick.

曲線沒有'那麼快。
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#### 【TED】紹恩．阿克爾 (Shawn Achor): 優質工作的快樂秘訣 (The happy secret to better work | Shawn Achor)

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1. the fact that there's one weird red dot that's up above the curve,

但有一個怪怪的小紅點在曲線的上方
2. now if you fall below the average on this curve,

如果你的學習速度在平均數以下
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#### 【TED】Geoffrey West:有關都市和企業集團的驚奇數學 (Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations)

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1. the slope of this curve, this straight line.

這條曲線的斜率,這條直線。
2. a beautiful rising exponential curve -- lovely.

一個漂亮的上升指數曲線──好極了。
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#### 【TED】Ernesto Sirolli: 想要幫助人嗎? 閉上嘴，然後聽吧! (Ernesto Sirolli: Want to help someone? Shut up and listen!)

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1. why? because they looked at the curve and said,

為什麼呢？因為他們觀察曲線，說，
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1. one ya self, leave, bounce, or just plain and simple telling someone to get out of your face and go somewhere.
i'm tired of ya cats talkin junk, ya need to curve.
2. 1. v: to (deliberately) counter, or otherwise reject an individual's direct or (more often than not) indirect sexual advances (especially when said individual assumes they will get sex or is attempting to lure/seduce you); to deny/reject an individual's expression of interest 1. n: the act of withholding or rejecting sex from an individual who has the intentions of having relations with you; the act of rejecting an individual's advances or expressions of interest if you reject someone, you in essence , "curve them"
*3 in the morning* Joe: "mmm, ima text keisha tonight & get her to my place.... to "chill" i know she's down for whatever" *next day* friend: "bruh did u smash last night??" Joe: "nah, the b*tch curved me :/ " ----- old guy: "Hey baby girl, can i get your number so i can get to know you??" single girl: "nah, ..uh i'm..taken o__O" old guy just got curved ;D
3. To get away from you. An expression for an individual to give you space and go else where
Her breath stunk so I told her to curve
4. To ignore, avoid or sidestep someone's obvious expression of interest through flirting or any means of advance.
Person 1: "Hey baby I miss you" Person 2: "Goodnight bruh" #curve
5. The best and the most optimum combination of them makes up a female body.
Dear Lord, did you know that curves are among the best things you've ever created?
6. Brought to the College of William and Mary campus per a women's basketball, Boogie. Filtrated throughout the campus by every member of the Tribe Women's Basketball team. The term "curve" has multiple meanings; 1. to avoid something or someone 2. to drop something, as in conversation 3. to dismiss someone or something said
Example (1): Boy: Hey shawty, what yo name is? Girl: *rolls eye and keeps walkin* (Boy has just been curved) Example(2): Joe: What happened last night man? Billy: So, you know how Becky told me she was staying at Ashley's, well she told Ashley she was staying at Rebecca's and, told Rebecca she was staying with me, when she was actually staying with Stephen. Joe: You know what man, I have no idea what you're talkin about anymore, just [curve] that i even asked. Example(3): Coach: Get on the baseline!! Team: CURRRVVEEE!