In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of medication)dosis femeninodo not exceed the recommended dose — no sobrepasar la dosis recomendada
- he's fine in small doses — se lo puede aguantar en pequeñas dosis
- like a dose of salts — en un abrir y cerrar de ojos
2.1(portion, amount)a bad dose of flu — una gripe muy mala
- a dose of sea air will do you good — un poco de aire de mar te va a hacer bien
- Irradiation exposes food to a dose of ionizing radiation to kill bacteria.
- A radiation therapy device malfunctioned, delivering lethal radiation doses at several medical facilities.
- Cultures were immediately irradiated with a UV dose of 27 J / m.
- Perhaps most importantly, the findings from our study should be compared with doses of ionizing radiation.
- The principle long-term effect of exposure to low doses of ionizing radiation is now considered to be the induction of cancer.
- One of them, a boy who is now 14 years old, received large doses of radiation to his brain when he was 4.
- He gives the corps a necessary dose of athleticism.
- Other investigators have shown that reducing the irradiation light dose rate could significantly improve tumor response.
- They would receive a much lower dose of radioactivity than those walking down the street near the explosion.
- In recent times this has received a dose of European Community law.
- Because I try to grow a high yield on a relatively small area (the raised beds), a good dose of compost is necessary.
- These two factors will influence the spectral dose of UV radiation received by covered biota.
- However, for simulating sunlight conditions we used lower UVB doses.
- The sites were arranged in column pairs receiving the same irradiation doses.
- It can be totally dehydrated and can take huge doses of ionizing radiation in the dehydrated state.
- He has no memory of the terrible events that lie buried in his childhood - until he absorbs a massive dose of gamma rays and miraculously lives to tell the tale.
- He states that people suffering from low self-esteem can unconsciously drive their partner away, in hopes that they will receive a dose of reassurance.
- Thus hospital workers constitute the group most consistently exposed to low doses of ionizing radiation.
- He is there to assist those of us who think we know how to golf, but who receive a dose of reality on the course.
- After more than a decade in which the balanced budget had assumed quasi-religious status, many were suddenly converted to the necessity of a major dose of deficit spending.
- Perhaps this unpleasant dose of fiscal reality carries a political message - it may be time for the North's politicians to start running their own affairs.
- They blame her behavior on the high doses of radiation she received late last year.
- Some had received large doses of densely ionizing radiation while processing plutonium.
- And his response, of course, contained the requisite doses of hard-man menace necessary to maintain his image as an intimidator.
- The conscripts were only permitted to be on site for two weeks, during which they might absorb a lifetime dose of radiation.
- For most people a dose of winter flu is unpleasant.
- It metes out necessary background in minor doses and towards the end things are actually starting to make more sense.
- The therapy consists of delivering a single high dose of radiation directly to involved tumor sites during surgery.
- And they must also ask whether a large dose of social justice is not a necessary accompaniment to political freedoms.
- Excuse me for being slightly cynical, but going to a film doesn't necessarily imply a dose of culture.
- Thus, clustered damages are presumably produced by low doses of ionizing radiation such as those to which human populations may be exposed.
- But theists are not usually willing to say, in all contexts, that all the evil that occurs is a minute and necessary dose.
- In the scramble to recover the spilt heavy water, at least seven technicians received heavy doses of radiation and they were taken off duties involving radioactive materials.
- Each conversation is laden with emotional weight, which gives the movie a necessary dose of credibility.
- They evoked the necessary concern and dose of reality that print simply could not.
2.2informal (venereal infection)enfermedad venérea femenino
1I've been dosing myself with vitamin C — he estado tomando vitamina C
- I'm all dosed up with painkillers — me he tomado no sé cuántos analgésicos
- all he does is dose her up with antibiotics — lo único que hace es recetarle antibióticos
- Therefore, booster doses of the vaccine are administered later to re-start protection.
- Still, to be on the safe side, doctors usually prescribe the lowest effective dose of nasal corticosteroids.
- The maximum recommended dose for patients greater than 60 kg is 100 mg three times daily.
- In 17 cases, lethal doses were administered.
- Then, all total opiate doses were converted to equivalent doses of morphine.
- Overall, patients took the recommended doses of inhaled medication on 20 to 73 % of days.
- When asthma control deteriorates, a common strategy is to double or quadruple the maintenance dose of inhaled steroids.
- If you miss a dose of this medicine, and you remember it within 12 hours, take it as soon as you remember.
- If your vertigo is caused by poor circulation, taking small doses of aspirin can help.
- An early increase in the risk of fractures was associated with patients using the highest daily doses of oral corticosteroids.
- In some cases, doctors may recommend low doses of aspirin along with heparin.
- Taking a large single dose could cause severe respiratory depression or be fatal.
- The bullet is designed to inject a small dose of some drug in the victim's body.
- The maximum recommended daily dose is 50 mg.
- Smokers with mild asthma may be best advised to go straight for high dose steroid inhalers.
- Patients receiving the highest average daily dose were at an increased fracture risk.
- After taking a dose of this medicine you may get a headache that lasts for a short time.
- All the psychiatric participants were using therapeutic doses of neuroleptic medications as prescribed by their attending psychiatrist.
- Therefore, doctors are always trying to find a way to use as low a dose of these drugs as possible in order to minimize these side effects.
- Some doctors recommend a dose just before the immunization.
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