Import matplotlib.pyplot failure

the ImportError puzzle me.
I even can not find the file ""
please give me a hand.
it is in ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

XPython 3.6.3 |Anaconda custom (64-bit)| (default, Oct 13 2017, 12:02:49)
[GCC 7.2.0] on linux
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import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “”, line 1, in
File “/home/john/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/matplotlib/”, line 32, in
import matplotlib.colorbar
File “/home/john/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/matplotlib/”, line 32, in
import matplotlib.artist as martist
File “/home/john/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/matplotlib/”, line 16, in
from .path import Path
File “/home/john/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/matplotlib/”, line 25, in
from . import _path, rcParams
ImportError: /home/john/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/matplotlib/…/…/…/ version `CXXABI_1.3.9’ not found (required by /home/john/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/matplotlib/

10 seconds of googling matplotlib ubuntu 16.04 turned up this…

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