In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- It is a three-wheeler Mini, and it originally ran on petrol or Calor gas.
- Their original idea for Calor gas heaters was amended and the corps' parents and supporters group decided that halogen heaters would be safer in a wooden building.
- We have a garage repairs shop and we also supply Calor gas.
- Mind you, it's a bit of a trial cooking on a Calor gas stove, but we managed.
- Its remaining turnover came from the sale and haulage of equipment and the sale of Calor gas.
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