In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1British(road)carretera de circunvalación femininebypass masculinelibramiento masculine Mexicocarretera circunvalar feminine Colombia
- When he was 45, he had to undergo surgery for five bypasses.
- In 1967, surgical bypass of blocked heart arteries became possible.
- He hasn't seen her since she underwent a gastric bypass and lost eight stone.
- Unfortunately, many of us know someone who underwent surgery in the last year, and whether it was a hip operation or a heart bypass, more than likely a blood transfusion was required.
- A patient using this for an hour a day over a five-week period will see the same beneficial effects as they would from having a heart bypass operation, without having to risk having this major procedure.
- How many bypasses are possible through minimally invasive bypass surgery?
- Once the circulation is restored, a bypass should be performed to exclude the aneurysm.
- About 500 minimally invasive bypasses have been performed so far.
- He was born with a heart defect and underwent three bypasses before eventually receiving a transplant.
- Technical improvements are helping to reduce some of the risks involved with coronary bypass surgery.
- A second bypass wasn't possible and his future looked bleak, not to mention short.
- 50 per cent of patients would then need surgery such as a bypass or angioplasty.
- Your artery may be damaged during the procedure, requiring emergency bypass surgery.
- He was on the waiting list for a triple bypass in his home city of Aberdeen.
- A small bowel bypass was performed.
- Recently, my wife joined the heart-attack ranks, with a bypass and valve replacement.
- He has also had a heart bypass, and an operation on his leg arteries for a condition that left him almost crippled.
- A coronary bypass provides a detour for blood on its way to the heart.
- Diagnostic tissue was obtained in cases with unresectable lesions that required a surgical bypass.
- Though there's a plateau about 18 months after surgery, a gastric bypass usually trims about two-thirds of excess weight in two years.
- Three additional autopsies were performed on patients who had had their surgical bypass performed at other institutions.
- In April 1996, he underwent quadruple bypass surgery.
- Four patients had previous open-heart surgery (three aortocoronary bypasses and one surgical repair of a congenital lesion).
- Not long ago he needed a heart bypass operation.
- A survey in Somerset found that while 99% would allow a smoker to have a coronary bypass, half would refuse a second operation if the patient would not promise to give up.
- Your surgeon will use one of these methods to perform your coronary bypass.
- I'm told optimism also helps patients recover from coronary bypass surgery.
- Surgical bypass of severely occluded vessels has been considered the gold standard for use in symptomatic patients who do not respond to more conservative treatments.
- Patients requiring heart bypasses or angioplasties - a procedure to unblock arteries - are having their operations within three months, she said.
- Techniques have improved greatly here with coronary bypasses to improve blood supply to the heart since 1953 and the replacement of heart valves since the 1960's.
- Alternative operations, such as a coronary artery bypass, may be considered.
- He recovered from his quintuple bypass in record time and resumed his quest to "save" the sport he dearly loves.
- So I wasn't unduly surprised to hear that he was planning to run seven marathons in seven countries in seven days, months after a heart bypass operation, in an attempt to raise money for charity.
- Zara stayed there for a month until just before Christmas then returned to Birmingham for corrective surgery on her gastric bypass.
- While I was in high school an aneurysm formed near one of those fragments requiring a bypass, thus leading Pop to quip that he had sewer pipe in his leg.
- The Council discounted several land corridors that were home to the fern because it believed the bypass would be blocked by a legal challenge if one of them was chosen.
- As for the town centre, if traffic would use the bypasses instead of coming through it, everyone would gain, especially the pedestrians!
- More than 10,000 vehicles have been taken out of the town centre and the bypass has delivered on a promise that it would return the streets to the town and the townspeople.
- This points all the more for the urgent need for a bypass to keep heavy traffic out of the town.
- This might eventually permit a sump bypass and, having looked closely at the depth potential, it is very close to 1km if they manage to resurge in the nearby river.
- It reduces th e number of vehicles on the road so eliminating any need to expend billions of the taxpayer's money on new motorways, road widening schemes and bypasses.
- In my view the money could be much better spent and still leave more than enough to build a first class safe road with bypasses of major towns such as Castledermot and Carlow.
- Seven main Melbourne hospitals went on emergency bypass early this week, straining paramedics and risking patient lives, Victoria's ambulance union said.
- The road was closed to traffic until late afternoon when a temporary bypass was established to allow cars past the accident spot.
- The town already possessed a bypass, intended to remove much of its traffic.
- A few hundred metres beyond camp is a sump and a several hundred metres long sump bypass which opens out at the top of a fantastic streamway.
- This is yet another example of the same twentypercentism which has us building single lane bypasses around market towns when floodlit motorways, visible from the moon, are needed.
- Contracts for the city's second river crossing and bypass are currently being finalised, while work will begin next year on the dual carriageway linking the city with Dublin.
- Having come so far we were keen to check every recess in the hope of finding a sneaky sump bypass.
- The first sump had an easy bypass right next to it.
- They are also urging the county to undertake a feasibility study to see if a ring road or bypass could be built for the town.
- The road links are a lot better now, but that tends to be more of a bypass than a road bringing things in.
- Crews hope to have a temporary above ground sewer bypass in place a little later today.
- Total cost of the new road and the bypass has been estimated at 90m.
- It would have saved expensive town bypasses, additional roads and parking facilities, not to mention the benefits to the ozone layer and global warming.
- The three-mile bypass will carry traffic away from the heavily congested centre of Alderley Edge.
- The bypass should cut town centre through-traffic by 40 per cent.
- But Anthony Poole, the council's drainage manager, said the bypass would be designed design to allow the water to pass underneath it.
- Indeed, they may be the developer themselves when it comes to Waste management, sewage treatment and other infrastructural projects such as outer city ring roads and bypasses.
- The town council asked the county to change its mind over its refusal to undertake a traffic census and also asked highway officials to look into the possibility of a bypass for the town.
- Cut b was to estimate the hydraulic conductance of a leaf where water was prevented from flowing through all the major water paths and any easy bypass of interrupted veins was impeded.
- Power was restored to the effected racks via a manual bypass onto raw mains at approximately 10: 01 hrs.
- He also expressed confidence that further improvements to the city's infrastructure would be witnessed with the commencement of the city bypass and outer ring road.
- For years pressure groups have been calling on the authorities to force wagons to use the bypass rather than the town centre.
- The opportunity of providing a town centre bypass along the former railway line to the east of the buildings in High Street has now disappeared.
- There is also a true relay bypass that allows signal to pass even if the unit is off.
- The road tolls are to pay for motorways and town bypasses.
- He said the old road and bypasses had become ‘almost beyond repair’ following heavy rainfall in August and September.
2Medicinebypass masculine(operation/surgery) de bypass
1Transportyou can bypass Paris by taking the Pontoise road — si tomas la carretera de Pontoise (te) evitas entrar en París
- the new road bypasses the town — la nueva carretera circunvala la ciudad
2(circumvent)she bypassed her supervisor and went to talk to the manager — pasó por encima de su supervisor y fue a hablar con el gerente
- we want to bypass the middlemen — queremos evitar tener que usar intermediarios
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.