In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(produce)(cars/toys) fabricar(cars/toys) manufacturar(clothes) confeccionar(foodstuffs) elaborar(foodstuffs) producirmanufactured goods — productos manufacturados masculine
- But the firm, which manufactures real-time electronic systems for use in the logistics industry, suffered in 2003 from a general lack of confidence in the sector.
- The fake goods being manufactured in this district have been finding their way to various markets in the two states.
- MSG is manufactured on a large scale in many countries - total world output is said now to be well over a quarter of a million tonnes per year.
- High precision work is usually found to be lacking in the various units that manufacture artificial limbs.
- The picture is similar in many other countries with firms that export manufactured goods.
- Most imitation guns are specifically manufactured to be exact replicas.
- The family fortune assured from an essential drilling bit manufactured by the firm, he was able to indulge his passion for the motion picture industry.
- Lord Nuffield manufactured hundreds of the machines and they were provided to any hospital which requested one free of charge.
- On the suggestion of a friend, he tried his hand at procuring and marketing furniture manufactured by a Bangalore firm.
- Scottish firms could gain additional expertise, access to manufacturing facilities and customers.
- What if your machine tool dealer decides not to sell you a machine if you intend to manufacture guns on it?
- Cultural products were manufactured on a mass scale, marketed by advertising, made ever more accessible by revolutions in technology.
- It continues to design and sell specialised trailers for the racing car world, but no longer manufactures.
- What company has taken it upon themselves to manufacture fake cat hair and, further, who would want to buy such a thing?
- Last week, a Nottingham firm which manufactures cricket shirts reported rocketing sales of the Pakistan cricket shirt.
- Indeed the first scene takes place at the headquarters of Cybertronics, a private firm that manufactures robots.
- Machines to manufacture them have a tough task to fulfill.
- What's creepy about this quote is the context in which it appears on the homepage of a company that manufactures touch screen voting machines in California.
- This was a well-planned crime and you acquired the equipment to manufacture counterfeit notes.
- Albertus worked as an accountant for a firm who manufactured farm machinery, but the great love of his life was music.
2(create artificially)(alibi/myth) fabricar
- The split is a manufactured attempt to create competition, but where's the thrill?
- But equally certainly it was just the sort of story that would be manufactured by his enemies to do him mischief.
- Nor was there any good evidence for it, though plenty was manufactured by innuendo.
- When you manufacture consent on artificial reality, to borrow an idiom from Noam Chomsky, you have to make sure that it is certified export quality.
- The theory of mob lynching has been manufactured to hide the facts of this gruesome incident.
- Why are they trying to manufacture a fake identity and selling it off as being cool?
- Meanwhile, with the parts I had left over I approached Mr Tony and manufactured this news story.
- Under stress, whether real or manufactured, the institutions we take for granted are subject to change.
- All the details of the story turned out to be false and manufactured by the reporter himself.
- He then had to manufacture a fake loan to cover the loan he had agreed.
- This synthetically manufactured fear is used to gain public sanction for further acts of aggression.
1(act)fabricación femininemanufactura feminine(of clothes) confección feminine(of foodstuffs) elaboración feminine(of foodstuffs) producción femininethe engine is of Italian manufacture — el motor es de fabricación italiana
- Similarly, they are streamlining manufacture and assembly by buying systems instead of components.
- From concept sketch to prototype to mass manufacture, General Motors is digitizing as much of the car-making process as it can.
- They probably can't legislate manufacture, nor anything beyond the first sale after interstate or overseas goods movement.
- The manufacture of the sphere needed sophisticated high technology forming and welding, technology not available in New Zealand.
- The manufacture of metal plate armour involves a similar process and range of skills as that involved in the making of helmets.
- Parts imported for the manufacture of textile machinery will also attract five per cent customs duty subject to end-use condition.
- But in these days of Robots and Computer-aided manufacture rather than slave labour, it should be a whole lot more reliable.
- Oh, there are a few marvels of engineering and manufacture: the spoon, dental floss, and the cutting board, to name a few.
- He poses the question: can the process of design carry through into the process of manufacture?
- At the other end of the process of manufacture, there were merchants who organized the ginning and bowing of the raw cotton and sold the rovings to the spinners.
- Even then, Europe, and particularly Britain, did not have mass manufacture on the scale of the American model.
- Rhodes, who had taken a great interest in the gun and its manufacture, was present, along with a number of local dignitaries and senior officers of the garrison.
- This type of construction simplifies manufacture by making it easier to join and regulate the barrels.
- He also stated that it was only a small part of the total wastes arising which are attributable to the actual process of manufacture of Trident warheads.
- Within these groups there are forms found across the western provinces and beyond, implying large scale manufacture, while others are confined to smaller areas.
- But Ford is understood to be looking closely at overseas manufacture in order to reduce showroom prices and its exposure to unfavourable exchange rates.
- Much of that is down to a far-reaching strategic shift away from assembly and basic manufacture to an emphasis on support services.
- He understood the processes involved in industrial manufacture and the properties of the materials employed.
- He examines the style, quality and process of manufacture.
- Just ask the Republican members of the US Congress how they feel about foreign manufacture of US developed high technology.
2manufactures plural(goods)productos manufacturados masculinemanufacturas feminine
- Urbanisation accelerated, and with it Africa's international trade in manufactures and services.
- The two countries are small players in the world market but have a greater market share in primary products than manufactures.
- East Asia is also a major market for Australian manufactures and Australian services.
- The UK on the other hand absorbed most of its own manufactures and was a comparatively small exporter.
- Bulgaria's exports to Jordan consist mainly of fertilisers, chemicals, ferrous metal manufactures, live animals and meat.
- The EU is therefore a customs union: it raises tariffs externally on manufactured imports so that prices are kept up inside the EU for manufactures.
- World demand for manufactures is limited by world income, and because of agglomeration economies firms will locate in clusters.
- This view of trade gains has been at the heart of the process over a long period; England sent manufactures to Australia and received primary products in return.
- We are now a successful exporter of manufactures.
- The main culprit was the worsening domestic market for manufactures during the recent recession - in particular, a big drop in business investment.
- Shall domestic manufactures be encouraged, and in what degree, by restrictions on foreign manufactures?
- The result of raising taxes on manufactures will directly affect the costs consumers pay.
- Australia is not a big enough market for us, so as well as expanding land-based exports to China and the rest of East Asia, we send manufactures and services to the US and Europe.
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