In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1cámara de oxígeno femenino
- She was placed under an oxygen tent, and Vita stayed by her bedside for days, quietly urging her to breathe.
- But can't you achieve a similar effect with an oxygen tent or elevation training?
- Unless you were actually under an oxygen tent, you could smoke in hospitals.
- Only 22 years old, he spent his last days under an oxygen tent in a hospital.
- I do not remember when the oxygen tent encased me; nor, do I remember when it was removed.
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