Such data offers gross support of contemporary models of memory that assume an input-output balance.
For example, they do not compensate for gross social inequality, and thus do not tell how able an underprivileged youngster might have been had he grown up under more favorable circumstances.
gross social inequality， 严重的社会不公。
144 个，十二进制数，我们熟悉的 dozen (一打) 是 12 个，而 a gross of 就是 12 x 12，即 144 个。
gross /ɡrəʊs/ CET4 TEM4 ( grossing, grossed, grosser, grosses, grossest )
ADJ You use gross to describe something unacceptable or unpleasant to a very great amount, degree, or intensity. 严重的 [ADJ n]
The company was guilty of gross negligence.
grossly ADV 严重地 [ADV -ed/adj]
Funding of education had been grossly inadequate for years.
ADJ If you say that someone's speech or behaviour is gross, you think it is very coarse, vulgar, or unacceptable. 粗俗的 [表不满]
He abused the Admiral in the grossest terms.
ADJ If you describe something as gross, you think it is very unpleasant. 不雅的 [非正式]
They had a commercial on the other night for Drug Free America that was so gross I thought Dad was going to faint.
ADJ If you describe someone as gross, you mean that they are extremely fat and unattractive. 肥胖臃肿的 [v-link ADJ] [表不满]
I only resist things like chocolate if I feel really gross.
ADJ Gross means the total amount of something, especially money, before any has been taken away. (尤指钱) 总的; 毛的 [ADJ n]
...a fixed rate account guaranteeing 10.4% gross interest or 7.8% net until October.
ADV Gross is also an adverb. 总地 [ADV after v]
Interest is paid gross, rather than having tax deducted.
ADJ Gross means the total amount of something, after all the relevant amounts have been added together. 总共的 [ADJ n]
Gross sales reached nearly $2 million a year.
V-T If a person or a business grosses a particular amount of money, they earn that amount of money before tax has been taken away. 税前收入赚得 [商业]
The company grossed $16.8 million last year.
NUM A gross is a group of 144 things. 一罗 (合144个)
In all honesty he could not have justified ordering more than twelve gross of the disks.
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