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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- So he spent the next seven years inventing a system of chemically impregnated paper strips that when rubbed together made a cracking noise.
- The total amount of lignin impregnated onto the filter paper comprised approximately 30% of the weight of the sheet in order to mimic the lignin content in mechanical pulp papers.
- The main problem now for the scientists is how best to impregnate the rock with the chemicals meant to prevent the widening of large cracks that are forming rapidly.
- Dr John Harrison, a climate expert from the University of Stirling, says crops will fail before the land is flooded as salt impregnates the soil.
- Leonardo impregnated them with wax, stripped away the surrounding tissue and superbly illustrated their shape.
- The roof leaks, the walls are impregnated with damp and the buttresses are crumbling.
- The mask is impregnated with ginseng, vitamin E, aloe vera and green tea.
- They checked and purported to control how asbestos was removed from site and ensured that asbestos impregnated clothing was dealt with so as not to spread asbestos
- I'm sure there isn't a non-smoker among us who hasn't wretched as they've been engulfed in a plume of smoke from someone walking past, the fumes impregnating their clothes and hair with that familiar stale smell.
- She was thoroughly impregnated, inside and outside, upside and down, and in every direction, with that perfume.
- The smell when I open my fiddle case - years of tobacco smoke from thousands of gigs in Irish pubs are impregnated in the wood, along with the smell of rosin and the odd spilled whiskey.
- The smell of urine so deeply impregnated the furnishings and floors of the dayrooms that it seemed ineradicable (not that anyone tried to eradicate it).
- The seeds were then cut in half longitudinally and deposited on a sterile Whatman No.1 filter paper impregnated with 1% tetrazolium chloride.
- Boil water vigorously or disinfect it with iodine; portable filters impregnated with resins, sold at camping stores, are another option.
- Out of work, and desperate for cash, Armstrong receives an offer from his ex-girlfriend, Fatima, that if he impregnates her, she will pay him handsomely.
- At 15 she qualified to live by herself under state care, and it was while she was living in a Surrey duplex that she was impregnated.
- Another common legend claims that fairies would abduct women to be impregnated and bear children for the fairy race.
- Jake sat for a moment, and stared at Amy's stomach, he couldn't pick a moment for sure that he had impregnated her, but he knew it had to be him.
- Within 60 days, the cow will be impregnated again.
- Surely, a man encountered Agnes and impregnated her, and scared, Agnes kept quiet until the fateful night.
- Peter aggressively pursues Misty, marries her, hauls her back to Waytansea Island and impregnates her.
- Very few bulls remain to impregnate cows, making inbreeding a pressing concern.
- The schoolteacher she dotes on impregnates her and leaves for England.
- His wife, determined to have a child at any cost, demands that he impregnate her - even though it will bring about seroconversion and risk the creation of an HIV-infected offspring.
- Scorning marriage, she drafted a body builder to impregnate her before casting him aside as irrelevant to her new role as liberated mother-artiste.
- Through brute force, he impregnates Celie twice and takes the babies away in the forest where he plans to kill them.
- This partner would impregnate her and, thus, contribute his genetic material to the next generation.
- As parents, what do you do if your beloved daughter was found pregnant or your son had impregnated someone?
- But the real winner is stud fees: It is estimated that the horse could make some US $80 million annually impregnating mares for the next few years.
- She develops over the winter inside a female flower, and is impregnated by the male in the spring.
- One day, a shower of gold fell through the opening and Zeus impregnated her with a son who would be named Perseus.
- Fourteen males reported that they had impregnated a female, and one reported having one or more children.
- Toronto Zoo gave their chameleon to Sofia Zoo as a sign of gratitude for the female hippopotamus sent to impregnate a Toronto Zoo hippopotamus last year.
- One study found that, among pregnant 15-year-olds, 40% had been impregnated by a man who was at least 20 years old.
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