In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(explanation)aclaración femininethis requires clarification — esto hay que aclararlo
- I'd like some further clarification on this point — quisiera que se me aclarara este punto
- That last comment was from me, by way of clarification.
- Nurse practitioners expressed a need for clarification of the definition of reliable birth control.
- There are issues on which I would like clarification from the Russian ambassador.
- Use this time to ask for clarification of difficult points or simply to fill in information you missed the first time.
- I may be spoken to for clarification of any amounts.
- I'd just like to add some things, you know, for clarification.
- Sinn Féin hit back, with Martin McGuinness stating there was no need for clarification of the IRA statement.
- Still, there are a variety of ways in which we might seek some clarification.
- Counsel took him through selected passages in the notebooks, asking for further clarification.
- Clarification is being sought from the Western Health Board on the specific areas to be affected by the cuts.
- From the floor, I ask for clarification on the numbers.
- On your June 27 issue, I would like to make a clarification.
- A few days later, Anne wrote to Eircom looking for clarification.
- Some NGOs are preparing a legal intervention to seek such a clarification.
- I would like to add some clarification of my own.
- For further clarification, I do not regard a broad, community-wide marketing scheme to be an indirect solicitation.
- Cllr Pat McCarthy said he wanted clarification on whether or not the car park would contravene the development plan.
- Clarification was sought about laws governing skating in streets outside the mall.
- He had only sought clarification on a taxation matter, he said.
- Either way, we look forward to its anticipated clarification later today.
2(of butter, liquid)clarificación feminine
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