In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of terms, proposals)rechazo masculinono aceptación femenino
- Alan Irwin alludes to the public non-acceptance of nuclear technology, and argues that this conclusion is justified by a careful, rational cost-benefit analysis.
- Many pundits forecast gloom and non-acceptance - until last week, 60% opposed the move - but most Germans have responded well, believing that the euro is simply part of the way forward to greater European unity and integration.
- Thus, non-acceptance of these norms by a daughter-in-law would be seen as an act of ‘defiance’ by a society which has for decades now put up with bride-burning on account of insufficient dowry.
- There is denial and non-acceptance of that fact.
- We fought blatant racism, and non-acceptance for a long time.
(of bill of exchange)falta de aceptación femenino
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