In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(look)mirarcan I help you? — I'm just browsing, thank you — ¿qué desea? — nada, gracias, estoy mirando / curioseando
- feel free to come in and browse (around) — pasen y miren, sin ningún compromiso
- to browse through sth
- she was browsing through the records/a magazine — estaba echando un vistazo a los discos/hojeando una revista
en una tienda, catálogo etc
2(feed)(deer/cow) pacerto browse on sth — alimentarse de algo
- Elephants eat grass when it's available and browse on shrubs and trees at other times.
- In the stillness we could hear goats browsing under the stripped vines.
- In addition, they could swim the roughest rivers, pack heavy equipment, and browse on greasewood or thorny brush that other animals could not eat.
- The ‘black’ rhinoceros has a narrow muzzle, with grasping lips, suited to browsing on leafy foliage.
- We sat for a while longer, and our horses browsed amongst the tender growth fringing the track.
- The black rhino is known for its aggressiveness and its nimble upper lip, which it uses to grasp and browse on shrubs.
- This was mainly due to mammals browsing only on the larger fruits from flowers that had been exposed to pollinators.
- Similarly, after crops are harvested, livestock are allowed to browse on crop residues and trees in fields.
- In addition to consuming leaf litter and propagules, grapsoid crabs also browse directly on mangrove vegetation.
- As the days cooled and shortened, Jock and Fly climbed the great hill through the lowering mists into the sunlight where harrier hawks and eaglets soared and Cheviot sheep browsed in this brilliant air.
- No recruitment of any species occurred in the 20th century, likely because of deer browsing.
- Deer browsed selectively on prairie forbs but not on prairie grasses or sedges.
- Their barks and branches freshly ripped, showing where the elephants have browsed during the night and daylight hours.
- The teeth become less like those of ground sloths, adapted for browsing on leaves and assorted vegetation.
- Later I got a modem so I could browse the uni network from home.
- A pattern should quickly emerge of what they are up to; usually a circuit will become apparent with them every now and again dropping down to browse on certain spots.
- To save the ginseng and hundreds of other plant species browsed by white-tailed deer, McGraw and Furedi recommend that hunters shoot more deer, including females.
- Mostly, each giraffe there browsed in one spot all morning.
- In contrast, deer browsed 3.5% to 18.9% of the standing crop of forb stems depending upon time of sampling.
- African rhinos tend to feed low to the ground whereas Asian rhinos usually browse on leaves.
1we had a browse around the antique shops — estuvimos curioseando por las tiendas de antigüedades
- I had a browse through the brochure — hojeé el folleto
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