In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(spill)the bag burst, disgorging its contents onto the floor — la bolsa se rompió y todo lo que había dentro se desparramó por el suelo
- the river disgorges its waters into the lake — el río vierte sus aguas en el lago
- Cramming facts into your head so you can disgorge them on to paper in a three-hour exam requires little if any true understanding of your subject matter.
- It courses through Black Canyon, which, thanks to a series of fault zones, disgorges heat from the fire below.
- Gold disgorged by central banks is quickly absorbed by private monetary demand.
- They quickly identified the one that had collected the papers earlier in the day and were able to pinpoint where it was later scheduled to disgorge its contents.
- The cruisers swung around the southern pole and nosed upward toward the enemy flotilla, simultaneously disgorging volleys of missiles.
- It formed a gigantic neon flower, opening in slow motion, disgorging a thousand bright stars like scattered seeds.
- Nor do they disgorge millions of tonnes of carbon dioxide - one of the main causes of the climate chaos that is triggering floods, storms and droughts around the world.
- Australian ocean freighters disgorge tons of iron ore onto conveyor belts leading to a 105-meter-high blast furnace.
- And of course there was the cornucopia of the ice machine, which disgorged a torrent of pure perfect cubes at the touch of a button.
- The main batteries erupted in anger, disgorging volleys of pale blue plasma bolts.
- At the base of the camp, a recent avalanche had disgorged burlap sacks, old door frames, mortar boxes, rolls of bailing wire, and pieces of fiberglass.
- It held scores of multi-shaped machines which, for a stipulated sum, would disgorge a variety of stamps, forms, envelopes and other postal miscellanea.
- The vases are lain on their sides as if disgorging their invisible contents.
- He tried to disgorge thoughts of Kira, to focus on where he was going and what he had to do.
- We enjoyed a prolonged encounter with a cuttlefish, which eventually showed its displeasure by disgorging a sac-full of ink - all this in a maximum depth of 5m.
- Our flat merely looks as if a Pickfords van flew through the window and disgorged its contents all over the wall-to-wall.
- Alas, on freeing his pooch from the bathroom a second time he realised it had disgorged the contents of the first meal all over the floor.
- A wasp will disgorge food as submissive behavior.
- It is known to harass birds as large as Red-tailed Hawks or vultures, causing them to disgorge food.
- The green spot may have been there to guide the young to peck at the parent's beak and make the parents disgorge food.
- They readily disgorge their prey to feed their young.
- His contemporary, the geographer Strabo, argued that the sea had once been a lake and that the many rivers that disgorge into it had, in the recent past, filled it to overflowing.
- Over the millennia, the Indus river cut some 17 major and numerous minor creeks in the region as it disgorged into the Arabian Sea in the south.
- Boney Point is near where the Avon River disgorges into the Lake.
- In a phone interview, he said melting ice on land, disgorging water into the sea, could be the only conceivable reason for rising ocean levels.
- Aberystwyth and Aberdeen are typical of towns named after the rivers which disgorge their waters into the sea and which the towns grew around.
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