In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(party/minority/nation) sin representaciónthe party was entirely unrepresented at the meeting — el partido no estuvo representado / no tuvo ninguna representación en la reunión
- she appeared in court unrepresented — compareció ante el tribunal sin representación / sin representante legal
- Those in power become almost indistinguishable, and the bulk of the community is left feeling alienated, disgruntled and unrepresented.
- Newcastle, Manchester and Gateshead remain areas where the Tories are utterly unrepresented.
- A case involving an unrepresented litigant can take 2 or 3 times longer to complete than one where the parties are represented.
- Whole sections of the population are now unrepresented in parliament.
- All in all, organized groups represent a wide array of interests in American politics, and few, if any, significant interests go unrepresented.
- It is a shame that the country's favourite sport remains unrepresented at the World's biggest sporting occasion.
- Not since Moscow in 1980 has Australia been unrepresented in the relays at the Olympics.
- The Defendant did not attend and was unrepresented.
- Parents have to answer serious charges by a number of authority figures unaided, unrepresented, and in a potentially frightening environment.
- Antoine appeared before the magistrate at the Scarborough Magistrates Court at about 10.30 am and was unrepresented.
- A Geraldton legal centre has launched a series of seminars to inform unrepresented defendants of the ins and outs of the justice system.
- Rachel wants to ensure that large and unrepresented or underrepresented groups in Canada are actually represented in Parliament.
- This would leave a huge majority of voters unrepresented - even less fair.
- Many applicants are unrepresented or represented by non-professionals.
- During that period of time, he made numerous court appearances, sometimes unrepresented and other times represented by counsel.
- Women are equally unrepresented in other top union jobs, making up less than a fifth of top leadership.
- In court he was unrepresented and pleaded guilty.
- I have taken the following steps because the defendant is both unrepresented and unfamiliar with her legal rights.
- Often soldiers were unrepresented, often no witnesses were called in their defence.
- The problem with poor turnouts has nothing to do with the hassle of getting to a polling station, and everything to do with people feeling unrepresented and disenfranchised.
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