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 law, code)infracción feminineviolación femininebreach of privilege — abuso de la inmunidad parlamentaria masculine
- a breach of confidence / trust — un abuso de confianza
- it caused a breach of national security — atentó contra / puso en peligro la seguridad nacional
- they are in breach of the planning laws — están infringiendo / contraviniendo la ley de ordenación urbana
2formal(gap, opening)brecha feminineto open a breach — abrir una brecha
- to stand in the breach — estar en la brecha / al pie del cañón
- Too often American soldiers and commanders have been flung into the breach between illusion and reality.
- Everson therefore marked the first breach in the wall of separation between church and state.
- The breach between revolutionary France and the Roman Church was complete.
- Frankly, it would be difficult to imagine a greater breach between what residents of Toronto want for their city and the decisions that are being made about it.
- That meant that a maximum of 10 per cent of stored fuel could escape in the event of a breach of a tank wall.
- Fifty feet or less from this intersection was a line of riot cops plugging a ragged breach in the hated wall.
- But now, thanks to miracle of siege engines, instead of having to starve them out you can simply make a breach in their walls and - presto!
- The breach between the bishops and the Democrats is unlikely to heal.
- Yet before the Galileo affair there had been neither a breach between religion and science nor any distinction between science and philosophy.
- In addition, at the core of the autobiographical process is a breach between the writing ‘I’ and the written one.
- We had only opened a few breaches in its walls, without destroying it.
- Traditionally, intervention has been defined in terms of a coercive breach of the walls of the castle of sovereignty.
- In such panels, the breach between a strictly topographical map and a map of a socially inscribed landscape becomes clear.
- The soldiers gave chase as their attack was shifted to the breach in the city wall.
- The tanks cease-fire and we file through a breach in the outer wall.
- For some time he was an admirer of Wagner, but was eventually unable to accept the Christian and nationalist elements in Wagner's outlook, and a breach between the two men took place.
- It is this reconciliation that heals the memory and seals the breach between the past and the future.
- Edward married Godwine's daughter Edith in 1045, but this could not prevent a breach between the two men in 1049.
- Thus the Soviets had succeeded in making deep breaches in the line on both flanks of the Sixth Army; there was a grave danger of encirclement.
- It leads to a breach between Jung and his mentor.
- To prevent such an assault, defenders were forced to attack the siege engines or their operators to prevent a breach in their fortifications.
- The enemy succeeded in making a large breach in the outer wall and swarmed in.
- France, Germany, Italy and Spain, were interposed, walls yet without a breach, between us and the plague.
- Once the armored soldier has created a breach, the next step is to enter and clear the room/hallway.
- But once the tanks had rolled over the tents of the hunger strikers and once the bodies had been removed and the blood washed away, what was left was a breach between party and people that would never heal.
- Bridges spanning it at ground and second floor levels lead to curving breaches in the wall.
- The deal, it was said, would enhance the fight against crime and was an important step towards healing the breach between Europe and Washington.
- This defense is most effective in combat action to close fire breaches and gaps in the battle order of troops.
- But the application is subject to the entire curtilage of the site remaining in the ownership of the new house, with no breaches of the boundary wall.
- Soon the maids were swarming around the breach in the wall as bees desperately trying to protect its beehive.
- There is no indication that the breach between the two women ever healed, though Jabavu did reconcile with her husband.
- But it demonstrates a decisive change of style that could help heal the growing breach between liberals and conservatives in the church.
- Opposition to academies was accentuated by the widening breach between creative artists and the bourgeois public after aristocratic patronage declined.
- The breach between the world of the living and of the dead is held, through the dialect of memory, in tension.
- And he should tell the Cuban leader that his revolution won't be won until the breach between Cuba and the USA is mended.
- When the group almost split over the issue of whether to focus on confrontational action or voter registration, she healed the breach by saying it should work on both.
- The CASEVAC used the breach made by the sappers to get the vehicles on the OBJ.
- I should have come to your room and tried to mend the painful breach between us after all these years.
- I thought the garden was walled all round, but there is a breach in the wall at the back which a healthy animal could have hurdled.
- The breach in the flood wall widened to 60 metres the next day.
1(rule/copyright) infringir(rule/copyright) violar(security) poner en peligrothey were charged with breaching the peace — los acusaron de alterar el orden público
- This worship is bred out of either greed of knowledge and favours or the fear of having breached some code of conduct, and sometimes out of respect for having found the answer.
- It is by no means easy to gain access to that tight legal circle and I am the first outsider to have breached the walls.
- The problem is that there is often little or nothing to prevent hackers from accessing sensitive customer records - once they breach firewall defences.
- Walk south from the old Checkpoint Charlie to the approximate place I stood one week after the Berlin Wall was breached in 1989.
- An individual is not guilty of misconduct if he or she was unable to avoid the improper act or omission complained of or was in a position where it was impossible to avoid breaching the relevant code of conduct.
- At 44 metres long, the Germans discovered the tunnel when it had only a few metres left before breaching the wall.
- But while it may not breach broadcasting regulations, it may breach the law against sedition, as it incites disaffection against the crown.
- The warrant was rejected because FBI officials feared breaching the wall.
- Any player found guilty of breaching our code of conduct will be dealt with severely through internal disciplinary procedures.
- At the end of the service, a riot broke out and demonstrators together with detainees managed to breach the security fence.
- All three players were charged with breaching the code of conduct during the second one-day international in the ongoing five-match series.
- If this became law, any publication found breaching the PCC's code could be fined up to £500,000.
- It is also considering taking legal action against the Government for breaching an agreement to regulate pharmacies and control the opening of new branches.
- The lava eventually breached the barriers, but it was hindered enough that it atrophied before scorching inhabited land.
- I talk to her about it and she rolls her eyes and looks at me as if I have just breached some invisible wall she had set up.
- Restoration of a lake that drained away when a dam wall was breached is a major part of the plan.
- But there would be a real danger of liability if the lender's actions made it a shadow director, and knowing that the borrower was breaching environmental law, the lender failed to use its powers to stop the borrower.
- If you breach the Code of Conduct, you could be up for disciplinary measures, you could even be up at the end of the day to be sacked.
- An investigation report has now accused you of breaching the code of conduct for councillors.
- A town hall employee claims he was victimised after accusing his boss of breaching the council's code of conduct by accepting tickets to watch a premiership soccer match.
- In Frankfurt schools, parents sign an agreement that provides for the expulsion of any child found to have breached their code of conduct.
- For the first fortnight the Turks assaulted the land defences, breaching the outer walls, but could still not get inside.
- It's when a wall is breached between players and fans that things get crazy.
- And yet it wasn't just because of policing that we fell short of the critical mass to implement the ambitious goal of breaching the security fence around the conference center.
- But the Board has decided not to refer the matter to an Ethical Standards Officer for investigation as it has ruled that the comments had not breached its code of conduct.
- And nobody worried about breaching the wall between church and state.
- Membership is voluntary and, if something goes wrong, the most it can do is either caution a member, issue a formal warning or fine, suspend or expel it for breaching the Code of Conduct.
- A testimony of the severity of the conditions is that for the first time in many years the one-hour barrier was not breached.
- If the show is found to have breached the code of conduct regulating the use of premium phone lines, viewers could be entitled to their money back.
- However, both men have denied that they acted unlawfully or breached copyright laws concerning the matter.
- When I got to the school, I saw that the wall was breached in two spots.
- That includes bringing back the 10-acre lake built in the 1740s, but drained in 1922 when the dam wall was breached.
- Yes, the injured protestor breached the security fence.
- The report says that some insurers are breaching codes of conduct laid down by the General Insurance Standards Council and the Association of British Insurers.
- Last year's floods in Gowdall led to over 100 properties being flooded after a barrier bank was breached by the River Aire.
- The hearing follows only a week after the first public appearance of an MSP facing allegations that he breached the code of conduct.
- Nothing in this Agreement shall require either party to breach any applicable law or regulatory requirement.
- The compensation order was made after she breached the security fences of RAF Leeming in March last year, and for a similar failed attempt on Menwith Hill.
- A councillor who tried to hit a protester at a public meeting breached a code of conduct but will not face disciplinary action, an investigation found yesterday.
- Security personnel used tear gas and pepper spray on others who have attempted to breach security fences surrounding the bombing range.
2formal(defenses/wall) abrir una brecha en
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