In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1Printingcorchete masculineto open/close brackets — abrir/cerrar corchetes
- in brackets — entre corchetes
- curly brackets — corchetes redondos
- Suddenly, nicely rounded figures like e19,000 were appearing in the price columns, with the figure in punts in brackets adjoining.
- Some of the dates listed are separated by brackets and are a good illustration of the various contradictory claims made by members of the Abashiri group.
- In the following summary a coupling ratio of 4 has been used with the figures in brackets corresponding to a coupling ratio of 4.7.
- In this and subsequent figures, brackets identify major groups of seed plants.
- The numbers in brackets are the marks that were written in the margins of the Gersaint catalog.
- The figures in brackets are arrived at classifying the most common Italian openings into these three groups.
- For a literal translation of the Ahadith, the words within brackets should be omitted.
- The words in brackets indicate the opinion presented by the computer in Versions 2 & 4.
- One of the fibers that compose the TDT is marked with a bracket.
- If members look at the clause, they will see that it has the word ‘New’ written there, then, in brackets, the word ‘unanimous’.
- So is it possible to get real outcomes when we're talking about so many people, so many words, so many brackets around sentences and the like?
- The numbers according to the older 64-section scheme are given in brackets though not used.
- If we take the words in brackets which are not contested, that leaves really two points in the section.
- The figures in brackets identify the UK's ten biggest mortgage lenders.
- Total available marks are given in brackets, followed by the marks actually awarded.
- For each of the top poets, the number of votes obtained is given in brackets after his or her place number.
- The figures in brackets are the maximum to which the ship can be upgraded.
- The words in brackets, ‘ignoring the possibility of an appeal out of time with permission’, point to such an application being different in kind.
- How refreshing it is to see that most of the adverts for farmland are given in acres often with the hectarage given in brackets.
- The third column contains pitch pairs in brackets.
1.2British (parenthesis)paréntesis masculineto add sth in brackets — agregar algo entre paréntesis
2(category)before noun income bracket — banda salarial feminine
- the best car in this price bracket — el mejor coche dentro de esta gama de precios
- his work is difficult to put in any particular bracket — su obra es difícil de catalogar
- the 25-30 age bracket — el grupo etario de entre 25 y 30 años
3(support)soporte masculinefeminine escuadra
- He himself had tiny concerns about the accuracy of his numbers and the possibility that the weight and limited angular freedom of the supporting brackets would somehow cause a problem.
- At the top of the stairwell were two great wooden doors, possibly with some sort of carving on them, though it was hard to see in the dim half-light cast by the torches, which hung in brackets along the walls.
- Use wall mounted baskets attached to shelf brackets for an attractive shelf that can hold bathroom supplies or home office paperwork.
- She had even taken the precaution of chaining the baskets to brackets on the outside wall of her house, but the thieves still managed to take them.
- Two unlit torches were attached to brackets in the wall either side of the sacred flame.
- This corridor was lit only be well-spaced torches burning in brackets on the walls, rather than the ornate oil lamps that hung from the ceilings of the more public parts of the palace.
- One of York's free-standing gas lamps in the small road off Lawrence Street was to be replaced with an up-to-date electric mercury discharge lamp attached to a wall bracket.
- Aside from these there were some miscellaneous mounting brackets / supports, thermal compound, and some screws.
- Even failure to fix a loose slate, or remove a wall bracket for hanging flowers could land a homeowner behind bars, according to official warnings sent to householders in Co Meath.
- The combination of features were that you have a wall bracket which is U-shaped, it screws directly onto a wall, and then there is a support bracket, also U-shaped, which folds down.
- The C&O used portable dual Mars lights on the forward end of its RDC's, hanging them on a bracket attached to the door and powered via an extension cord.
- Check the deal you are offered, as wall mounting brackets can add several hundred euro to an attractive price.
- We are reviewing all the brackets which support the lights to assess whether they are acceptable.
- The seven companions were left in silence - the only light stuttering from oily torches in brackets along the walls, as there were no windows.
- The store would be one of only a handful across the country selling shelves, brackets and other DIY items throughout the night.
- An adhesive strip on the back wall attaches the bracket to the support surface.
- It is ornately Victorian in design and comes with a pair of brackets so that it can be attached to a wall.
- A bracket on the wall beside a window, still with its adjustment screw, remains of where Gregory's telescope was set up.
- There was a firepit for warmth in Winter, and brackets on the white-painted walls which held oil lamps.
- On the center lamp the decorative arm brackets are modeled on both sides.
1poner entre corchetesponer entre paréntesis British
2(categorize)catalogarshe has been bracketed as a romantic — se la ha catalogado de romántica
- you can't bracket these two cases together — no se puede equiparar estos dos casos
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