例1：It's better to use a computer with add-on/in.
例2：Various add-ons/ins can be purchased to increase the output of the machine.
address 1 满足（需求）
例：Every effort is made to address costomer needs.
address 2 作正式讲话，发表演说，向……汇报
例：The media relations manager addressed shareholders prior to the company's merger with a Swedish company.
address 3 处理，解决
例：In an attempt to address this problem, major banks are about to offer start-up packages to assist new business.
address book 通讯簿
例：Mke sure you have everybody's name in your address book.
addressing machine 通讯地址打印机
adjoining bedroom （两间毗连的）套间
administration charges 行政管理费，亦作administration fees
例: If you're just starting up, many banks offer special packages with no administration charges for the first year.
administrative expenses 行政管理费用
例：The secretary's salary, and expenses incurred in the office are shown as administrative expenses.
adult day-care centre 成人日托服务中心
例：Adult day-care centres, which provide supervision in a group setting for aged or disabled people who live at home, have multiplied tenfold in the past decade.
例:Applicants with a background in engineering or processing would be highly advantageous.
adversarial relationship 长期敌对关系,长期关系紧张
例:Top management called on the company's division heads to start acting like members of the same team rather than displaying an adversarial relationship.
advertising agency 广告公司
例: You need to employ an advertising agency to create a product image.
advertising business 广告业
例: Dentsu is in the advertising business.(Dentsu日本电通公司)
advertising campaign 广告宣传活动
例1: If one advertises excessively, the advertising campaign could suffer from wearout.
例2: The automobile company created a massive advertising campaign to increase interest in its new electric cars.
advertising consultancy business 广告咨询公司
例:He now plans to set up his own advertising consultancy business.
advertising selection 广告甄选(法)
例: Adervertising selection, which is placing an advertisement in newspaper or magazine, is most suitable for those vacancies which do not require particularly high levels of specialised knowledge.
advice note 通知单(供货商给收货人,列明货物性质、数量、运输日期及方式等)
例：We have received an advice note for the goods we ordered.
advisory board 咨询委员会
例：You will benefit from establishing an advisory board of experienced business people who can guide you through the growth process.
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accessory apartment 附属房（个人独立住宅中供出租的多余房屋）
例：In other countries, accessory apartments are not just tolerated but encouratged.Britain and Germany, for instance, offer tax breaks to homeowners who rent out portions of their houses.
accident frequency rate 意外伤亡事故频率（按每百万工作小时计）
例：Steps are being taken to cut down the accident frequency rate.
accident report book 事故记录本
access fee 使用费
例：They have cut the access fee long-distance providers pay to local phone companies.
例: This is Cussons' newly acquired factory in Poland.
例: The accelerated rate of globalisation has left companies desperately seeking overseas acquisitions in order to remain competitive.
例1: They have decided to increase prices by 4% across-the-board.
例2: To save money, identify current problems, and make the old company more dfficient, the new president ordered an across-the-board examination of expenditures and operational procedures in every department.
action figure (仿真)玩具人,活动人
例: Lauren has been making activewear and basics like jeans and leather jackets for almost a quarter of a century.
activity 经营项目, 经营业务
例: The main activities of the company are manufacturing computer components and direct retailing to consumers
Achilles' heel 原意为阿基里斯的脚踵,引申为致命弱点
例: However, an Achilles' heel can usually be found that allows the headhunter to persuade them that they are, in fact, wanting to change.