In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
verbo transitivoemitting, emitted
- At a synchrotron radiation source, electrons emit radiation as they are guided by magnets around a storage ring.
- Police declined to comment, but a local resident reached by telephone told Reuters that a woman who got off shortly before the explosion said she saw a man board the bus carrying a plastic container emitting smoke.
- As part of their normal operations, nuclear reactors routinely emit radioactive gases and particles into the air.
- According to the equations, black holes appeared to be emitting radiation.
- In this model the gamma rays are emitted as synchrotron radiation by electrons that are accelerated to much lower energies.
- Diesel-fuelled vehicles are not included among the better buys as particles emitted are a threat to health.
- The neutron bombardment transforms certain isotopes of the elements into radioactive species which then emit gamma rays.
- Even though the electron is in constant motion, it does not emit electromagnetic radiation from a stationary state.
- The intensity of the electromagnetic radiation emitted by a source varies as a function of both frequency and direction.
- Classical mechanics could not accurately predict the spectrum of radiation emitted by a heated body.
- When that happens, the particle emits radiation in the form of a ‘shock wave’, widely known as Cerenkov radiation.
- Basically when a polished plate is exposed to electromagnetic radiation, it may emit electrons.
- Now he believes that anything emitted from a black hole can be identifiable back to its source.
- The two new atoms then emit gamma radiation as they settle into their new states.
- When something is hot, it emits electromagnetic radiation.
- In some patients, the tremors that characterize the disease actually worsened, possibly because the transplanted cells were emitting too much dopamine.
- And if they did spiral in, electrons would emit electromagnetic radiation, including light, across a continuous range of frequencies.
- A radioactive source will emit these radiations at various frequencies, depending on its activity and its decay mode.
- My uncle emitted a sound that I never want to hear again.
- She emitted a sound of frustration and tossed her drink in his face.
- Then as the appointment time approaches, the card will emit a sound as a reminder to the patient.
- The sound of someone screaming woke me up and I realized I was the one emitting the sound.
- The ray serpent squealed in pain, emitting a sound that caused Isabella's skin to crawl.
- As I tried jumping out of my bed, I heard myself emit a similar sound; was I in pain too?
- It remained hovering for 30 minutes and emitted a sound like several engines working together.
- It emits a beeping sound, and you can find it with your eyes closed.
- At the entrance visitors will find a big pink corridor, with speakers emitting the sounds of various alarm clocks; stand there for more than a couple of seconds and the noise will drive you crazy.
- Something must have happened while she stood there in a daze; now the immense green monster was loping down the Long Hallway, still emitting occasional muffled bellows.
- Like all dolphins, these marine mammals gather information about their environment by emitting high-pitched sounds, or clicks, and analyzing the returning echoes.
- Poppy was huddled in a rabbit hutch, both her ears held flat to her head, making meowing actions but emitting no sound.
- The fur will begin to twitch toward them and emit crackling sounds.
- The headphones emit a sound that cancels out airplane noise.
- The robots emit various sounds during the mating cycle.
- Pooh briefly emitted a noise that sounded vaguely like some kind of curse.
- It's tiny, out of tune, and emits a bizarre sound.
- She emitted a sound - a muffled cry of consternation or a sigh of exasperation, he couldn't be sure which - and swept past him.
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