In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(absorb)(food/fluid/information) asimilarto be assimilated into sth
- many foreign influences have been assimilated into our culture — nuestra cultura ha asimilado muchas influencias extranjeras
- At the same time, there is a stimulation to the growth of health-friendly, aerobic bacteria which help you digest and assimilate the needed nutrients.
- This may be because the body becomes less efficient at assimilating the metal or the amount in the diet decreases.
- My daughter is so rarely ill that she has had to augment her vocabulary at a time when her brain least feels like assimilating information.
- The experts are better able to assimilate information, based on their expectations from the mental model.
- It was designed to help general practitioners appraise and assimilate information from scientific publications.
- But people's ability to assimilate information varies.
- Throughout the period of conquest and migration Turkic peoples appropriated and assimilated the new cultures they encountered.
- Chausson spent much of his short life - he died in a bicycle accident when he was 44 - assimilating Wagner's music while trying not to imitate it.
- A motion to adjourn and reconvene in six days so that directors could assimilate the new information was defeated by three votes.
- As these pagan cultures were forcibly assimilated by Christian society, some of their original beliefs were blended with the new religion.
- Study questions that will allow the student to assess how well they are assimilating the information are included at the end of each chapter.
- We also want to be assimilated into the mainstream and do not want to be patronised.
- She and her friends strive to assimilate the vague information provided by their well-meaning but sinister guardians.
- What's left for the apocalyptic imagination to do in a culture that has thoroughly assimilated the concept?
- Angel needed a few seconds to assimilate the information.
- Even the worst decisions are eventually assimilated into the culture of commerce.
- Most animals make heavy use of the muscular system and the digestive system to move about and to assimilate food.
- Becoming a judge is a process - one that requires a lot of effort to assimilate the requisite information.
- Fairweather painted mainly in earth colours used by the artists of South-East Asia and the Pacific and he was one of the first artists to assimilate aboriginal art into his own work.
- Protein is the key to building muscle mass, but your body can assimilate only 30-40 grams of it in one feeding.
- Collecting, analyzing, and assimilating information at this level of detail is a formidable challenge for intelligence analysts, policymakers, and warfighters alike.
- The committee, which is still working on firming their plans, is now assimilating the information on the alumni and how they plan to contribute to the university.
- The later Babylonians, Arameans and Assyrians all assimilated the culture initially prepared by the Sumerians.
- A lot of data from long-term studies need to be analyzed and assimilated to help in the decision-making process.
- The Bakongo are a blend of peoples who assimilated the Kongo culture and language over time.
- An audience that senses it is being indoctrinated is more likely to resist assimilating the information.
- They missed out on education before they even came here and it's extremely difficult for them to be assimilated into mainstream society.
- If the domestication is complete, the humanity of the native is obliterated, at least, until he assimilates the dominant culture.
- Hence, friends, I do believe that we can make our society even better by assimilating these Western values into our own culture - we will be stronger for it.
- He could not assimilate the nutrients in food even if he had an appetite.
- Student nurses will benefit from the book's logical flow, which allows readers to assimilate information presented by the content and exhibits in each chapter.
- To be safely assimilated, nutrients must be entirely compatible with the body and appropriate to evolved requirements.
- For example, students are regularly using the Internet to gather and assimilate information for use in research assignments.
- The argument that even fifth-grade students, for example, are not ‘ready’ to assimilate psychological information needs to be revisited.
- In fact, they say, nobody knows what the correct quantity of these medicines for children is or how their systems assimilate the drugs.
- It also encourages capillary growth in your muscle tissue and increases the density of fuel-metabolizing mitochondria in your cells, both of which help you burn fat and assimilate nutrients.
- Without receiving proper directions, the cells cannot assimilate the glucose, which then remains in the bloodstream.
- Children find it easier to assimilate new information when it is presented within the structure of a story.
- Your pet may also have a systemic inability to assimilate certain nutrients.
- For your body to use everything you eat, you have to help it digest and assimilate the sustaining values in foods and efficiently eliminate the rest.
- Also, some products contain inferior proteins that aren't easily assimilated by the body.
- They have been assimilated into our culture, making their culture ours.
- And it was spreading and taking over and trying to assimilate cultures and suppress belief systems.
- Common language and considerable wealth has greatly assisted the US in assimilating much artistry from overseas, but is disadvantaged to Japan in as much as it has never had to accept another culture for its own survival.
- It is such a unique, comprehensive martial art, which assimilates other martial art forms into it.
- The idea of fine art and artists in an ethnographic museum possesses its own set of difficulties, but Faber succeeds in assimilating visual art into the context in a way that has proved relevant, interesting and educational.
- The mother of four said using games and learning exercises to improve children's self esteem helped them assimilate information quicker, improve concentration and enhance natural talent.
- The danger exists that universities will be so assimilated into society that we will no longer be the kind of collectors of talent that allow creativity to blossom.
- It assimilates different musical elements from different musical genres including electronic, rock, global beat, neo-classic and industrial noise in a blend of its own.
- Time, effort, and resources must be devoted in order to locate, gather, and assimilate information.
- As a result, digestion is compromised with the poorly assimilated food contributing to the organ congestion.
- But we never [before] had to assimilate a heavy dose of high-glycemic carbohydrates.
- What does the culture assimilate, and what is it forced to reject?
- As one can see, it is the perfect medium for a variety of health-giving, easily digested and assimilated food and herb combinations.
- Therefore, after an introduction during staff orientation and some hands-on experience in the first week or two, staff members will have a better context and foundation for assimilating the information.
- For instance, many people who can't digest cow-milk-based products can happily assimilate stuff crafted from goat's milk (which is lower in lactose).
- It is natural for all substances other than air to be assimilated into the body through digestive organs, but injecting a certain substance directly into blood vessels is unnatural.
- If we find that people cannot assimilate foods created in this new way without harm to their health, we can always just engineer a better human being.
- Other supplements that are critical include magnesium and vitamin D, since they help you assimilate the calcium.
- The Mexican girl leans back, assimilating this new information.
- Some of the nutrients are assimilated by vegetation and converted to foliage.
2Lingüísticato assimilate sth to sth — asimilar algo a algo
- In most circumstances, long u is music-u, the initial i glide being assimilated to produce truth-u only after certain consonants.
1(adapt)adaptarseintegrarseto assimilate into sth — integrarse en algo
2Lingüísticato assimilate (to sth) — asimilarse (a algo)
3(food) ser asimilado
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