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by the thousand
English: by the thousand
Chinese: 数以千计, 大批大批地
Examples:
1. Amateur comet-gazers gathered by the thousand in Hawaii and at other locations to glimpse of the celestial show.
非职业彗星观测人在夏威夷和在其它地点对展示的观测聚集了一千。
2. But the rude barbarians of the North sent their sons by the thousand to die for Bulgarian freedom.
但是北方那个蛮夷之邦却让数千同胞为保加利亚的自由捐躯。
3. Pressed by the thousand into cakes or resting like green-brown dots on petri dishes, these are not human embryos, but something nearly as scientifically exotic and, to many people, almost as dismaying: tree embryos.
上千个胚胎被压成滤饼或绿褐色的小圆点搁在皮氏培养皿上,这些不是人类胚胎,而是对于科学来说也是近乎于奇异的,甚至对于有些人来说让人沮丧的:树的胚胎。
4. The cement is sold by the thousand.
大批地出售水泥。
5. We sell ice-creams by the thousand in the summer.
我们在夏天出售的冰激凌数以千计.