In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Medicinamédico masculinomédica femeninodoctor masculinodoctora femeninofacultativo masculino formalfacultativa femenino formalyou should see a/your doctor — deberías ir a un/al médico
- Doctor Jones — el doctor Jones
- good morning, Doctor — buenos días, doctor
- which doctor are you under? — ¿qué doctor / médico te atiende?
- Doctors Without Borders — Médicos Sin Fronteras
- Anaesthetists are medical doctors who specialise in the field of anaesthesia.
- Contraception is normally supplied by your doctor or by the family planning clinic.
- Second, there are medical malpractice claims against doctors and hospitals.
- MAO inhibitors are commonly prescribed by medical doctors to treat depression.
- Her family doctor prescribed a drug that helped, but it made her tired.
- These patients are treated by primary care doctors in outpatient clinics.
- You should talk to your child's doctor if your child experiences these side effects.
- I recently injured my back playing hockey, and my doctor prescribed physical therapy.
- It had resulted in asthma being the most common chronic illness treated by doctors in general practice.
- The amendment was designed to control the sale of illegitimate products invented by quack doctors.
- To make a diagnosis of brain death, doctors conduct required medical tests.
- Although she went to several doctors and hospital emergency rooms, no one could explain what was happening.
- Any woman who is worried about this should speak to her doctor, midwife or obstetrician.
- Ask your private doctor or hospital clinic physician for information as to how you can obtain a bone density test.
- Five ambulances, 15 medical personnel, two doctors and paramedics were on stand-by.
- Point out that depression is a medical condition that doctors can effectively treat.
- Psychiatrists are qualified doctors who have specialist training in treating mental health problems.
- Most patients are seen and treated by primary care doctors, who may be unfamiliar with the condition.
- For the next two and a half days, the boy remained in the intensive care ward while doctors, nurses and medics helped him recover.
- You might feel more comfortable in a hospital or nursing home with doctors and nurses nearby at all times.
2Universidaddoctor masculinodoctora femeninoDoctor of Philosophy/Law — doctor en filosofía/derecho
- He studied in St. Nathy's College, Ballaghaderreen and later graduated as a Doctor of Science.
- The learned doctors of the Great Vehicle teach us that the essential characteristic of the universe is its emptiness.
- This week Glasgow Caledonian University is making him an Honorary Doctor of Letters.
- Last Wednesday, he was made a Doctor of Music at the University of St Andrews.
1coloquial(treat)(person) tratar(disease) curar(disease) tratar
- I have been doctoring this condition for 20-some years with not a lot of success.
- His great love, after doctoring, was sailing, mainly off the west coast of Scotland, in almost any weather, in a boat built to his design by his elder brother.
- She is into the ritual of it carefully taking out her first aid kit, then deciding where to cut, then doctoring up the cut, then watching it heal.
- He took them hay from a storm-damaged feed store and doctored injured animals with medicine he had.
- Successfully doctoring my wounds, I entered the living room.
- Presumably in artistic work, as opposed to lawyering or doctoring, there is a larger element of the unconscious or intuitive.
- She was soon doctoring his wounds with antiseptic cream.
- Last night, in the absence of echinacea, I doctored myself with a fiery curry and generous amounts of a rather rough Kentucky bourbon.
- They should let doctors get on with doctoring and encourage staff to support them.
- Carter, who regularly doctored his people, had enormous respect for Nassaw's ability as a physician, for, in truth, Nassaw was one of the finest surgeons in colonial Virginia.
- By doctoring themselves, women would be spared the need to reveal embarrassing details to a doctor.
- Next, Robyn doctored the wounds with medicine that stung.
- On this day, Sarah also worked for Mr. Riske's son, Edward, who took in sick people for doctoring.
- Extensive training is provided for younger or newer staff members - an orientation time for them to learn, to grow and to change the way in which they may have nursed or doctored in the past.
- It's much better to let that person be doctored.
- The court then brings forth a poor Saxon who was healed by Rebecca's doctoring.
- I've had some experience with doctoring because my father was a doctor.
- He'd been doctoring there since the town was founded, so most of the crosses in the graveyard were probably his patients.
- In the meantime, she was still doctoring the band when one of its members had a sprained ankle or a cold.
- This person is not doctoring properly.
- I think that third-world countries can benefit from GM foods, because these doctored foods can provide the nutrients that these deprived people need to stay alive.
- You conspiracy theorists can put away your suspicions that the meat is being doctored for cosmetic purposes.
- Pre-eleven o'clock it's a restaurant serving spicy Asian delicacies a la fish and noodles that might just have been doctored with aphrodisiacs.
- Places where men can band together and consume meat are now either heavily policed, or the meat is doctored to lessen its impact.
- The family of the latest victim said they know of at least two other young people who believe their drinks had been doctored in local pubs.
- Other research extends these findings from doctored drinks to regular food.
- We get hold of some, find a sheep and doctor its food.
- But what if he hadn't been suspected of doctoring his report?
- To add some visual appeal and an element of authenticity, there were photos doctored appropriately using digital technology.
- He doctored the roll-call records to make it seem as if he hadn't deserted.
- He suggested a senior lecturer had doctored documents for the purpose of an employment tribunal.
- One news agency photographer has already been fired for doctoring his photos in Lebanon!
- Please note that these pictures have not been doctored in any way.
- We thought that we were the only ones that doctored photos.
- The company claims he doctored documents to cover his tracks.
- First they said that pictures showing the bulge might have been doctored.
- Murphy's defence team said the notes, drawn up by detectives during the interviews, had been doctored as different types of paper, ink and handwriting appeared among the 54 pages.
- Even though everyone knows these images are doctored they are still there.
- As part of the understanding, any passport suspected to be fake or doctored, is scanned along with the photograph of the applicant and sent to the RPO's office.
- But the public interest would not be served by people of dubious motives giving false information by doctoring the official record.
- But he didn't tell the therapist the truth, and his lies continued for 10 more days, during which time he delivered a letter, and copies of the doctored files, to his boss.
- Since so many of the documents on view are themselves doctored items or spoofs, factuality becomes suspect.
- I got back to London with a huge amount of material - a lot of it had been doctored or falsified.
- In real life, even models have stretch marks (fashion photos are doctored up).
- Instead, they come in to the advisers and pick files at random - a complete waste of time since files can be doctored.
- Signatures were forged, medical records were doctored.
2.3derogatory(results/evidence) falsificar(results/evidence) amañar
3Britanico eufemismo(neuter)operar eufemismocastrar
- Over the past year, about twice the usual number of cats and dogs were doctored.
- Wait until your pet is doctored and feeling more like their cheery, upbeat self.
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