2016年8月30日 星期二

oversee, visor, visage, overseer, deep fryer/ fryolator

Freia David is hanging up her 麥當勞 visor after 32 years.

Freia David has run the fryolator since 1984.
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It's 3-D, High Definition and in Your Face

By ANNE EISENBERG
Sony will soon introduce a visorlike headset, in which 3-D video can fill the visual equivalent of a movie screen.

Why Hagel Was Picked

By DAVID BROOKS
As our budget braces for Medicare's tyranny, we just need a good overseer to manage the inevitable military decline.



Civilian counterpart to ISAF commander is needed in Afghanistan, says security advisor The international community must appoint a civilian equivalent to ISAF's top commander in Afghanistan, a key security advisor tells Deutsche Welle. The new position should oversee all aid programs in the country.

deep fryer (also known as a frier, deep fat fryer or fryolator) is a kitchen appliance used for deep frying. While commonly used in commercial kitchens, household models are available and have become common.

vi·sor also vi·zor Pronunciation (vzr)
n.
1. A piece projecting from the front of a cap or an elastic headband to shade or protect the eyes.
2. A fixed or movable shield against glare attached above the windshield of an automotive vehicle.
3. The front piece of the helmet of a suit of armor, capable of being raised and lowered and designed to protect the eyes, nose, and forehead.
4. A means of concealment or disguise; a mask.
tr.v. vi·sored also vi·zored, vi·sor·ing also vi·zor·ing, vi·sors also vi·zors
To provide or protect with a visor.

[Alteration of Middle English viser, from Anglo-Norman, from vis, face, from Latin vsus, appearance; see visage.]

o·ver·see (ō'vər-sē') pronunciation
tr.v., -saw (-sô'), -seen (-sēn'), -see·ing, -sees.
  1. To watch over and direct; supervise. See synonyms at supervise.
  2. To subject to scrutiny; examine or inspect.

overseer

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【名詞】【可算名詞】
 visage
The face or facial expression of a person.
Synonyms:physiognomy, smiler, kisser, phiz, countenance, mug
Usage:A small bonnet of black silk … was placed on the back of her head, but so as not to shade her visage in the least.

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