In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1peligrosoarriesgadohazardous substances — sustancias peligrosas femenino
- hazardous waste — residuos peligrosos
- Running away was less dangerous than rebellion, but it was still a hazardous enterprise.
- Staying in a hot tub or hot spring too long may be very hazardous to your health.
- Lightening is much more hazardous to the farmer working alone in his field than a person in a crowded city street.
- He made a fantastic landing in hazardous conditions.
- Trees used to be considered hazardous to farming, and in many cases they still are.
- In the home garden it is now possible to substitute these highly toxic chemicals for ones that are less hazardous.
- Just sitting down near an open window can be hazardous to your health.
- Waste can harm the environment and be hazardous to wildlife.
- A contractor will remove ragwort, which is hazardous to many animals.
- Gale force winds made driving conditions hazardous and caused traffic chaos in parts of the region today.
- He added that it would be wrong to assume that mobile phones were hazardous to human health.
- Hairdressing is one of the occupations most hazardous to the skin.
- Workers said yesterday that they were entitled to these wages because of the hazardous nature of their jobs.
- Always clear up after a fireworks party - litter is hazardous to domestic and wild animals.
- They replaced a decaying wooden Celtic cross that was in a dangerous and hazardous state.
- He has been asked whether emissions from the refinery are hazardous to human health.
- Much of the waste found on the beaches is fishing waste that can be extremely hazardous to wildlife.
- The plan is to reduce the danger posed by hazardous hemlock trees which grow in abundance on the North Shore.
- I will not explain the procedure since it may be hazardous to some motherboards.
- At least one candidate in the election reports that campaigning has proven hazardous to his health.
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