In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(de posibilidades)eliminationsolucionaron el problema por eliminación — they solved the problem by (a) process of elimination
2(de una competición)elimination
3(de grasas, toxinas)elimination
4(de una incógnita)elimination
5(de residuos)disposalla eliminación de los residuos — the disposal of the waste products
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.