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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- If we are to mature as a society as well as a nation, then we should put outdated prejudices behind us, stop the silly jokes, and grow up.
- It's antiquated and outdated, more of a reminder of a bygone era in college football.
- November 24 will signal the end of the outdated licensing system, which dates back to the First World War.
- So here we stand, out in the pasture in very much the same way as the outdated and obsolete horse.
- We need to reduce our dependence on a centralized, outdated and overstressed electrical grid.
- Traditional degree classifications could become a thing of the past after a new report declared them outdated.
- Maybe there's an outdated city law that needs to be amended, starting with a petition.
- Yet France and Germany, with the UK and Italy not far behind, say such criticism is outdated.
- The new rules will remove outdated references to penal servitude and imprisonment with hard labour.
- This is no longer a temptation for us, and so we leave behind this outdated moral teaching.
- It amazes me that many people do not realize this and still cling to the outdated relics of the past.
- You emphasize that some of those magazines from the past are strangely not outdated.
- If approval isn't granted in September, the application may die due to outdated financial data.
- Rather than this being understood as outdated elitism, or arrogance, this can be read more subtly.
- Yet the easiest way to describe it is as a pop album recorded on hopelessly outdated equipment.
- These studies point to flaws in student assistance in this province, which is at best an outdated system.
- Old and outdated equipment is also a factor in the decision to retrench.
- It was rundown, with outdated equipment and a half-empty order book.
- The understanding that only through good examination results can one succeed has long been outdated.
- Take away the outdated reasoning, and what you have is an old-fashioned cartel.
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