In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(material)madera femenino(house) de maderato be managerial/presidential timber — tener madera de directivo/presidente
- timber merchant — comerciante maderero
- timber mill — aserradero
- the timber trade — la industria maderera
- The rainforest is being cleared legally and illegally for timber, for pulp wood to make paper, and to make way for oil palm plantations.
- For the author, the craft of building in timber is not so much carpentry as wizardry.
- The project was a three-year labour of love, in which they raised $60,000 to replace the old timber building.
- They cleared some of the natural broadleaf woodland to make way for sheep pastures; they also coppiced or managed other parts of the woodland for timber and firewood.
- Malaysia is also a major producer of timber and timber products including hardwoods.
- Its product, wood, is of primary importance to humans as timber for construction, fuelwoods, and wood-pulp for paper manufacturing.
- The kitchen beyond is painted blue with red floor tiling and a good range of whitewashed timber units at ground and eye-level.
- The timber buildings suffered from woodworm and supplied an ideal location for woodlice, spiders and wasps.
- This comprises the aforementioned sauna as well as an attic room with timber floor, wood panelled walls and a Velux window.
- Savannah has clearly invested in the corporate look as the furniture and surroundings are streamlined with natural materials: timber, stone, glass and leather.
- He hadn't seen that kind of quality timber for sale in all his twenty-seven years.
- An abundance of coppice woods, known as spring woods, were required to provide charcoal, tan bark, fuel wood and timber.
- Having spent four years restoring the cottage, it is now home, from where Richard works as a woodworker making timber buildings and follies.
- At the rear of the stone building was a small timber extension with a range of further accommodation.
- Traditional timber buildings, craft demonstrations, street entertainers and a replica ship will create an authentic period atmosphere.
- A man gifted with his hands, he was content and at ease building walls and making timber panels.
- Building with timber results in lower greenhouse emissions and less air and water pollution, while it also produces less solid waste by-products.
- The next stage will involve building 340 timber lodges.
- On July 2 in that year, a fire swept through the village, destroying dozens of the thatched and timber buildings.
- One of the problems he faces is access to prepared timber.
- The ring was even seeking Carey Act segregations on land where timber grew.
- Much of the timber had been cut for income and the few cows that were there were left to Rose Lane's brother, Alton.
- Trees take 80 years to mature and timber is cut every five years, giving a big income boost in that year.
- That's because until seedlings reach green-up, regulations keep adjacent cut blocks of marketable timber off limits to loggers.
- Beech is a very easy timber to grow on a rotational basis.
- Sixty years later he was amazed that more timber was being cut than during the bonanza era of lumbering.
- Since only oak met the high requirements of strength and durability, oak timber became a strategic raw material.
- For example, unexpected medical bills may make it necessary for a landowner to harvest and sell timber that would otherwise have been allowed to grow longer.
- Many landowners cut their best remaining timber to supplement their income and feed their families.
- Coffee can be grown along with high-value timber, for example, or with tropical fruits that could be sold as concentrates or jams.
- They longed for jobs picking fruit, cutting timber or doing construction - anything besides hanging poultry.
- In some places, great swathes of hillside have been cut away in the urgency to log timber.
- Their most reliable income comes from cutting timber.
- The branch-cutting of oaks that was common everywhere meant that good timber was ruined.
- The large quantities of timber grown in inland Aberdeenshire were floated down river to ports for shipment.
- The cooperative has formed forest protection teams that have helped in the confiscation of illegally cut timber.
- We can grow twice as much timber on our land if the markets tell us to do so.
- But, locally there is plenty of fell land on which we could grow bio-fuel timber, and it might make a change from looking at endless conifers.
- When Shoaf started out, he loved the woods, the Forest Service, and cutting timber.
- Today, top grade oak timber is increasingly hard to find, with borer-perforated trees more suitable for paper or pulpwood.
- The quality of the ship timbers produced by the Samoans did not escape notice.
- There was other, direct, evidence of dry rot in the timbers of the building.
- The house or building is reinforced with timbers supporting the floors inside.
- The walls have wooden panelling, the timbers of the roof are exposed and the views over Glasgow are panoramic.
- Most of the timbers from the ship have now been lifted and are currently being conserved in wet tanks at a disused steelworks nearby.
- Although much of the decking is rotten, the structural timbers are intact giving some parts of the wreck a skeleton appearance.
- The interior features are what make the building so special, with intact original Tudor ironwork and timbers.
- The stairways and the timbers used have had few equals in the present day.
- This room also features a Georgian fireplace with cast iron inset and exposed black floor timbers.
- The other comes from the echo that resounds through the timbers and floor-boards.
- There were also the remains of ship's timbers, nails and other metalwork.
- The result is a charming house full of exposed brick walls and old timbers.
- Masses of vines spiraled upward against the vertical timbers and covered the thatched roof.
- Mr Ward said the droppings had blocked the gutters and downpipes on the building, causing water to seep into the roof timbers.
- This is the wreck of a very old wooden sailing vessel complete with huge oak timbers, row upon row of copper nails and who knows what else.
- Repairs to the plasterwork, timbers, roof and pillars were carried out and the structure was also lime washed.
- The low, irregular ceiling is crisscrossed with beams made from ships' timbers and a log fire crackles merrily in the hearth.
- The wreck is wooden, with the timbers laid in a double-diamond pattern.
- Burnt roof timbers beneath the collapsed tiles show it was destroyed in a fire.
- Cedar, fir, and pine were the preferred ship timbers of the ancient Mediterranean.
2(trees)árboles (madereros)as interjection timber! — ¡cuidado(, que cae)!
3(beam)viga femeninomadero masculino
4Marinacuaderna femeninoshiver me timbers! — ¡voto a bríos! arcaico
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