In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of country, institution, business)administrador masculineadministradora feminine
- I know there must be some reason why the policemen nearby, the market administrator or whomever responsible for this street never stop them.
- One of our camp administrators has the responsibility for providing support for our international group.
- In Plymouth, Derriford Hospital is making 90 administrators redundant to save money.
- I lived in the hospital accommodation while I was there, and every morning I would go down to breakfast and the hospital administrator would be there.
- It says hospital administrators publicly repeated the same claims.
- The Sandton business improvement administrators have brought cleanliness and security to the area.
- Meanwhile, city administrators will carry out a further survey in order to create a master plan for the artificial coral reefs.
- His wife Tracey, 42, a hospital administrator, speaks to him most mornings by telephone.
- She noted that institution administrators are responsible for ensuring evacuation and other safety measures.
- However, the administrator responsible for filing the incident sheets was on extended sick leave.
- But hospital administrators told them yesterday that the breaches had been a mistake.
- Our nurse had phoned the director of the maternity unit and the hospital administrator on call.
- In contrast, the previous provincial superior of Community B had been a hospital administrator.
- Responsible administrators should conduct an inquiry into such things and see that necessary reforms are made.
- He didn't make stewardship the responsibility of the church administrator or some committee; he just did it.
- By day she juggles motherhood with her job as an administrator at Chippenham Hospital.
- Yesterday she spoke with Health Minister Damian Greaves who directed her to the hospital administrator.
- He says that, after a few days, hospital administrators said it was time for him to go.
- Hospital administrators are looking for more ways to contract out even more treatment functions to private companies.
- A female administrator at Queen Mary Hospital was excused by the defense because she was acquainted with some of the witnesses.
2(of deceased's estate)administrador de la sucesión masculineadministradora de la sucesión feminine
- If there's no will in place then there's a process for appointing an administrator, and the administrator takes over.
- Last year his widow sought a High Court order making her administrator of his estate to allow her to collect any cash.
- Nobody has any statutory power to appoint an executor or administrator of a will, except a testator, sir.
- An administrator - a licensed insolvency practitioner - is appointed to run the club.
- Under insolvency law, administrators are not obliged to honour vouchers bought before their appointment.
3(in insolvency law)administrador masculineadministradora feminineinterventor masculineinterventora feminine
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