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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- If the captain is not immediately get-at-able, if not in his room or on the bridge, it is then delivered to the senior officer.
- The first stop surface defines a swung-out position in which the box contents are easily get-at-able through the box top, and a swung-in storage position.
- As far as I can see, both sides of all the boards are get-at-able, without having to unscrew them.
- Roosevelt was playing hard to get, testing his own theory that Stalin was ‘get-at-able.’
- Their scrum was weak and get-at-able and their lineout was a sham.
- The hotel is get-at-able both by car and other means of traffic.
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