In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(student) económicamente independiente(organization) autofinanciado
- Canterbury was self-governing, self-supporting and self-reliant.
- They were single self-supporting women who lived in pairs or groups, sometimes in settlement houses, and worked as teachers or pioneered in such new professions open to women as librarianship and social work.
- The idea is for local communities to manage the land, wildlife, and natural resources so they are profitable, and ultimately, self-supporting.
- All that said, there's a remarkable string of musicals - especially from the 1940s onward - that feature independent, self-supporting women.
- Colonies were expected to be financially self-supporting and their revenues consequently often bore the heavy costs of defence and the campaigns of conquest.
- Such a cost-benefit ratio lends weight to the proposition that, in many cases, infrastructure can be self-supporting, generating its own land value revenue source.
- The CCI wanted the company to be self-supporting by the end of the five-year agreement.
- As a self-supporting enterprise, space flight is far more costly than air travel.
- A self-supporting population may also give international zoos the opportunity to have a platypus.
- Today, they are not only self-supporting, economically empowered with a strong sense of self-esteem, but they are also playing an active role in nation building.
- To become self-supporting in the future and to be no longer a financial burden for our sponsor club we have decided to raise money with charity activities.
- Such a system is expensive to establish, but once it is in place, it is self-supporting.
- Fee increases for students without bachelor's degrees were particularly difficult for self-supporting students, many of whom were low-income and minority students.
- In this instance, over time they should become financially self-supporting.
- The independent consultant with any hope of being self-supporting must have an organized library of information available at a moment's notice.
- Artists are self-supporting and are forced to seek markets outside the country.
- One possibility was to insist on the right to work and earn a self-supporting wage whenever circumstances dictated that they enter the labor market.
- With government support, Cuban agriculture began to react to its immediate needs: to develop a sustainable, self-supporting agricultural system using renewable resources.
- Artists are mostly self-supporting, although 7 percent of the national budget was devoted to recreational and cultural activities in 1996 and 1997.
- Rather, the Church is to be self-extending, self-governing, and self-supporting because these characteristics arise from the nature of Christian faith.
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