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 un servicio)provisionla prestación de servicios especiales — the provision of special services
- la prestación de ayuda a las víctimas — giving help to the victims
2prestaciones feminine plural(pago del estado)benefitsassistanceprestaciones económicas en casos de invalidez — financial assistance in cases of disability
- prestaciones por desempleo — unemployment compensation
- las prestaciones sociales se van mermando — welfare benefits are being eroded
3.1Tecnologíafeatureofrece toda una serie de prestaciones profesionales — it has a whole range of professional features
3.2prestaciones feminine pluralAutomóvilesperformance
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