In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The vampire's eyes take on a distinctly insectoid appearance, bulging and segmented.
- His words were spoken quietly and distinctly, but they shook me like thunder.
- We can also see distinctly where many of the smaller tributaries unite with it.
- You will notice that the HTML document is split distinctly into two parts, the head and the body.
- I remember quite distinctly the moment that the radical intelligentsia fell out of love with nationalism.
- The voice spoke firmly and distinctly and it belonged to one of the most wanted men in the world.
- These are patterns I interpret as distinctly negative in nature and in probable outcome.
- Each type of plane is also distinctly colored so that the bombers are all bright yellow.
- Elizabeth had distinctly felt this young woman's gentle touch.
- A terrific naturalizer, its leaves are distinctly blue-green to beautifully set-off the flowers.
- No one art unites strong sensuous and intellectual impressions more distinctly than architecture.
- Desiree clomped distinctly up the stairs, like a proud pony.
- They range in colour from honey orange to smoky blue and are distinctly spotted on the back and belly.
- Uzbek army personnel say the atmosphere on the base has changed distinctly in the last week or so.
- Balbir's food is prepared with evident care and has a distinctly homemade quality.
- Believe me, the pain is greater when you distinctly remember such things.
2(hear) perfectamente(hear) claramenteI distinctly remember telling you — me acuerdo perfectamente / muy bien de que te lo dije
3(decidedly)she was distinctly upset — estaba claro que se había disgustado
- that was distinctly rude of him — fue una verdadera grosería de su parte
- he sounded distinctly Scottish — tenía un inconfundible acento escocés
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