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 child)adopción femininethe number of adoptions has risen — el número de adopciones ha aumentado
- I'm a Londoner by adoption — Londres es mi ciudad adoptiva
- before noun adoption certificate — certificado de adopción
- The Scottish executive plans to legislate to change the law, extending rights of adoption.
- The supercomputing crowd tends to set the pace for technology adoption across the server market.
- Its adoption in Australia as a single variety is an interesting development.
- The adoption of technology specific legislation is therefore not the answer.
- The cute toddler was put up for adoption within days of being born and has already overcome a liver transplant.
- The adoption of fusionist policies by Lombards and Venetians alike proved futile.
- They fear that it will adversely affect their position in the country of their adoption.
- The net result was that the number of adoption applications began, inexorably, to fall.
- Nor is it difficult to understand the process and reasoning that led to its adoption.
- A number of myths exist about who may adopt and about the unwieldy processes which exist in adoption.
- Of course adoption services must give the full facts to prospective parents.
- The emerging local plan is at an early stage in the process of adoption and could be subject to change.
- She enters into a pact with a doctor who helps her deliver the baby and give it up for adoption.
- When children need to live with a permanent new family adoption would always be considered first.
- They had commissioned a study of the model pioneered in Scotland for possible adoption in Italy.
- Dylan is just 15 months old and was placed for adoption within days of being born.
- This is of course due to unscrupulous organisations taking advantage of its adoption.
- An application was then made to put the child up for adoption and again, the mother had to represent herself.
- A Scotland on Sunday survey of adoption of the code in city centre pubs painted a mixed picture.
- I have never been able to discover exactly why she was given up for adoption.
2(of idea, approach, custom, title)adopción feminine
3(of report, motion)aprobación feminine
(of candidate)elección feminine
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