In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The cells in the brain and in the gut have receptors that respond to nicotine.
- Some of these organisms can damage the cells lining the inner surface of the gut and interfere with the normal processes of the intestines.
- Different strains infect different tissues and organs - lungs, guts, kidneys, livers, brains or reproductive systems.
- A stoma is an artificial opening to or from the intestine (which is also known as the gut or bowel) on the abdominal wall usually created by a surgeon.
- In some the problem has a behavioural basis, whereas in others there may be subtle neuromuscular abnormalities of the gut.
2coloquial(belly)barriga femenino coloquialpanza femenino coloquialtripa femenino coloquialbusarda femenino Río de la Plata coloquialguata femenino Perú Chile coloquial(reaction) instintivobeer gut — panza de pulquero México coloquial
- it's just a gut feeling — es algo visceral / instintivo
- Highly ritualized pictorial constructions, these elegant, stylish surfaces are to gut emotion as a boxing match is to a street fight.
- If a crocodile ate her alive, you'd imagine she'd give the rotter a good ticking off while trapped inside its guts.
- You slice your wrist and it's as good as stabbing yourself in the gut.
- Well, I've been thinking about this as objectively as possible, but it's time to get down to gut feelings.
- The gut reaction was based on three arguments whose wisdom had been proved by long experience.
- However, rather than accept that this totally destroys her argument she instead chooses to ignore it in favour of her gut feelings, and urges us to do likewise.
- All they are is a stabbing knife-like pain in the guts.
- The officer's intuitions, gut feelings and sixth sense about a situation are all disallowed.
- I do still feel like I've been kicked in the gut, but I've kind of gotten used to that.
- I don't think that their position, based on their gut reaction, is justifiable.
- Call it gut feeling or intuition, but I really think he's somewhere around there.
- It doesn't mean that you'll end up with six bullets in your guts.
- If the President lined up every world leader in a line and systematically punched each of them in the gut in the name of unilateral diplomacy, would you still vote for him?
- Secondly, Dr Wiseman discovered that people who appear to have good fortune tend to make effective decisions by acting on their intuition and gut feelings.
- These are just emotional and gut feelings that come to me off the top of my head.
- If you get churning guts, concentrate on relaxing your stomach muscles.
- At the same time, I saw clear signs that my gut feelings weren't that far off base.
- I don't know, but my hope and my gut feeling aren't the same.
- Some angry fan punched him in the gut, injured him, and he lost the Tour.
- All of this has got to cause a churning in his gut.
- Business decisions certainly involve mind games, not just gut feelings or pure intuition.
- Patients will almost never knee you in the groin or kick you in the gut.
- Youth's bass lines still hit you full on in the gut, whilst Geordie's fabulously taut guitar works still works its way right inside your ears.
- His voice, deeper and from the gut, returns in this CD to a peaceable realm, to the great meditative music of the Mandingo empire.
- It would've taken away the pain that now twisted inside his guts.
- It will not be a gut reaction, but an informed decision based on the knowledge that what I want and what he wants are very different things.
- Sims' basslines were jabs to the gut - physical in the extreme.
- Belina's editorial choices are based more on a gut level response than on theory.
- The following figures are not from anything I have read but are simply gut feelings.
- But you should develop the capacity to reflect on gut feelings rather than acting on them impulsively.
- But, in the end, we must listen to gut instinct, be creative, and take risks.
- Griffin looked at his stomach, seeing that his own knife was jabbed into his guts.
- My students were not even afraid to try to hurt me: two boys spent a month throwing pencils at me in the middle of lessons; another child slugged me in the gut.
- When Tom Friedman starts talking peace plans, it's usually time for either a stomach pump or a belly laugh - either way, your guts are going to be sore.
- I didn't even have time to respond, my entire focus was spent on making sure my face didn't look like someone punched me in the gut.
- His guts screamed with pain, and he was so disoriented he couldn't move until the sound of gunshots made him force himself to get up.
- We commonly think of the intuition as a strong feeling, instinct, or gut reaction.
- The question, though, is whether one's personal likes and dislikes, one's gut feelings, can honestly count as critical judgment.
- I don't frankly like to base myself on instincts or gut feelings about this.
- There was a slight itching pain in my guts and my face burned.
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- A Tom Yum soup has its characteristic guts knocked out of it, a faint savour of lemon grass lending some edge to a bland coconut milk liquor bulked up with mushrooms and a few morsels of tasteless prawn.
- Somebody is selling a music player whose guts have been swapped with the innards of what looks like a $2 miniature toy electric guitar.
- When hybrid cars are given cheaper, more powerful electrical guts, their popularity will really take off.
- Like Jacques Brel before him, Elliott strips his songs of any superfluous attribute, only leaving them bare, exposing their guts, and his, for all to see.
- The car's front hood is off, exposing its iron guts - all of which are glistening with a thin coat of gasoline.
- The guts of the phone had been removed and in its place there was a simple red button.
- Because of space issues, I was removing the PSU's guts and thus losing all the shielding provided by the metal chassis.
- They look like the inner guts of extraterrestrial watches.
- There are ten cables spilling out of a socket in the kitchen, white tubes that remind me of the guts of the robot in the Alien movie.
- It took a foreign coach to unleash the real power from within the gut of England by summoning the courage to select about seven young, black, gifted patriots.
- Flex can now take a job start-to-finish, designing not only the electronic guts, but also the look and feel of products.
- They are commuting into New Orleans, swabbing the mold off walls, ripping the guts out of buildings, removing mountains of soggy debris.
- He turned the alarm over to see why it hadn't woken him up, and noticed that half of its electronic guts were strewn all over the floor.
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- Another friend fainted when we gutted the rabbits and found tapeworms.
- A 12-ounce whole fish, gutted and steamed in two tablespoons of liquid, cooks in two minutes.
- Let the fishmonger scale, clean and gut the fish (I leave the head on).
- He had finished gutting the rabbit and shoved the meat onto sticks, placing them into the flames.
- The deer is gutted where it lies, its innards checked for any sign of disease, before it is dragged back down the hill to the pick-up.
- Whilst Ingrid cuts and guts the fish, the children go into the woods to collect nuts and berries, which are just coming into season.
- After getting a few fish each, they swam in the pond before they went back to the beach to clean and gut the fish and prepare them for dinner.
- Most importantly, he is also a very competent member of a trawler's crew, capable of gutting the fish fast enough to keep the packers happy.
- The other day I took a whole sea bass, cleaned and gutted by the fishmonger, and filled its belly with a pulp of lemon grass, ginger, peppercorns and coriander.
- I also give a detailed account of skinning and gutting a rabbit.
- Those who have gutted a deer or skinned a rabbit might have some idea of the extreme nature of what an edged weapon can do to flesh.
- Jeff went to work and the fish was bled, gutted, headed and on the ice within another five minutes.
- The fish were gutted and stuffed with a spoonful of herbs, or mustard, apple, or samphire.
- The cow did have to be gutted and tested for mad cow disease, however.
- While all the fish in a display case has been gutted, pan-ready fish have the fins and scales removed and have been thoroughly washed.
- At street-side stalls that are sometimes nothing more than a bowl on the ground, fish are gutted and sold and vegetables haggled over.
- If I'd been a guy she would have gutted me like a fish.
- To gut the fish, make a slit up the length of the belly under running water and cut off the fins with scissors.
- Most people nowadays do not wring chickens' necks, pluck them, and cook them for dinner, or butcher their own pigs, or gut their own fish.
- If they knew it was you who turned them in, they'd gut you like a fish.
2(destroy inside of)destruir el interior defire gutted the building — el fuego destruyó el interior del edificio
- the builders gutted the whole building — los constructores dejaron solo el esqueleto del edificio
- The fire, the cause of which is currently unknown, has gutted a building housing the vast majority of the University's computer servers and networking equipment.
- Diners and workers were forced to flee a restaurant as a fire gutted the building in minutes.
- The building was gutted, its roof destroyed, and nothing was salvageable from the ten stalls inside.
- In the early 1980s, fire gutted the structure leaving only the later wings roofed.
- In 1933, a massive fire gutted the Reichstag building in Germany.
- Despite the desperate efforts of the local inhabitants, the school building was totally gutted by the time the firefighters got to the scene.
- A family of five are having to live in one hotel room after a fire gutted their home.
- Forensic experts are still sifting through debris from the Newbridge Courthouse fire, which gutted the historic building last Thursday morning.
- The destruction was so complete that the structure had to be gutted and removed by hand and wheelbarrow, piece by piece.
- The couple's ancient cottage was gutted by fire a year ago, but wrangles over insurance left them unable to rebuild it and as a result they have slipped into mortgage arrears.
- Other buildings in the mill area have been gutted by fire in previous years.
- In February demolition work started, and the building was gutted, leaving just the shell.
- A disused church hall next to Carshalton Library was gutted by fire in a suspected arson attack around 3.40 pm on Sunday.
- Police said Mr Ruane's home was totally gutted in the fire.
- The sole occupant of the mobile home died in the blaze, and the mobile home was gutted before the fire brigade arrived.
- Up to 50 firefighters wearing breathing apparatus spent two hours bringing the fire that gutted the workshop under control.
- In the old city, many homes had been gutted and destroyed.
- The cafe was gutted by a fire last week.
- The trend where church authorities spend large sums of money gutting old churches and destroying original features is also mentioned in critical terms.
- By this time, Mrs Hatley's old kitchen had been gutted ready for the replacement.
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