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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- He was also presented with a special ceremonial stick with a real eagle's claw attached.
- They have 5 digits, each with long and sharp claws, the third claw being especially well developed.
- But those don't look like cat claw marks.
- A bird's claw was gripping the end of the hilt.
- The cat jumped to a height of two metres or more, hooked the bird with the claws of one outstretched paw and brought it crashing down to earth.
- In mammals, alpha-keratin is found in hair, bristles, hooves, nails, and claws as well as in soft skin.
- All digits have claws, which are not large but are very sharp.
- Like many other rodents, all squirrels have five functional toes on the hindfeet and four on the forefeet, with a well-developed claw on each digit.
- The limbs are only moderately long, and the feet are narrow, with four main digits and short claws.
- He lunged at me, diving down like an eagle towards a fish in the stream, extending longer and deadlier claws than any bird of prey could boast of.
- Yet these earlier birds did not possess claws on their wings or teeth in their beaks.
- The Cape clawless otter derives its name from the fact that there are no claws on the digits.
- The unguals are curved and taper to a sharp point, indicating that the digits terminated in distinct claws.
- Stalls sold everything from dried lizards and birds' claws to spanners, nails and toothpaste.
- Without glue, suction, or claws, these lizards scamper up walls and hang from ceilings.
- Birds that cling to and climb the sides of trees, like woodpeckers and nuthatches, have strongly curved claws.
- The creature's claws were as curved like scythes, and as long as long swords.
- His tail was wrapped around the pipe to hold himself steady and his claws were curved and elongated to hold him fast.
- Lured into a folk chemist, I ducked beneath lizard claws and snake skins, dodged the birds' feet and goat horns.
- His hands are the same, long, clever fingers, five of them, with webbing stretched between and ending in wicked, slightly curved, claws.
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- The shop also has a wide range of seafood including tiger prawns, mussels, sea bream and breaded crab claws.
- The smoker returned in time for the special starter of fresh crab meat with crab claws.
- She was slightly less pleased with her crab and prawn thermidor, having expected a dish of crab claws and prawns rather than the tasty stew topped with crumble she received.
- Add the crab claws and the remaining spring onions, stir well and bake in the oven for 10 minutes.
- Male fiddler crabs have one claw much larger than the other, which they use to signal to each other.
- The fiery broth is overflowing with tender calamari, a crab claw, shrimp, chunks of fish and one impeccable scallop.
- The lamb is divine, and the feast includes crab claws, soup, homemade scones and rhubarb tart.
- Other starters included crispy potato skins with bacon and cheddar, Caesar salad, New Zealand mussels, crab claws and chowder.
- Top with the meat of one lobster claw and knuckle and half of one lobster tail.
- Season the lobster claws and sauté on both sides until warmed through, about three minutes.
- Six large white and pink peeled crab claws were placed on the plate, basted with oil that made them shiny and enticing.
- The male fiddler crab bangs territorial warnings into the sand with its oversized claw.
- They look like scorpions without tail or claws, and they live from animals' droppings.
- But then Johnson saw the red claw and other characteristics of female crabs.
- Please find attached two pictures that I took of a crab with four pincers on the one claw.
- Before picking up a crab, we detached attached males by carefully pushing their claws off the females' terminal spines.
- In some species, large males may use their major claw to kill smaller crabs.
- For starters, we were unable to resist the crab claws with prawn meat stuffing - pricey at £5, but they sounded delicious.
- We scramble between fishing rods, cameras and delicious crab claws, reluctant to sacrifice any of the three.
- In some chelicerates, such as scorpions and some eurypterids, the pedipalps are modified into large claws.
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- Mechanical diggers moved in with dinosaur-like claws, ripping away chunks of the six-storey building.
- Somehow less alarming than that was was the deadly looking metal claw hanging from its left shoulder.
- This he replaced with a mechanical claw plated with a non-tarnishing gold alloy.
- They were picked up too, and brought into hangars by metal claws on strong wires.
- It took the huge mechanical claw of a giant bulldozer just 35 minutes to crush it to a pile of dust.
- He extended a hooked claw and jimmied the window open.
- They resembled green humanoid lizards, except for the black bodysuits and mechanical claws.
1the cat had clawed the rug to shreds — el gato había destrozado la alfombra con las uñas
- However, they sometimes pass out or go into frenzies of tearing off their clothes and clawing at their exposed skin, until they receive medical attention by staff on duty.
- They like to mind their own business and will only bother you when they're bored or at election time when they'll hover around the refrigerator clawing at your legs.
- I kept on yelling, while scratching and clawing at something in my back.
- She became hysterical: screaming, clawing at her face, pulling at her hair.
- I recall a vivid childhood dream of being trapped in a tiny house with a werewolf clawing at the windows and doors.
- Hours after the quake rocked central and southern Italy, rescue teams were clawing at the concrete in the search for survivors.
- She scratched and clawed at him but he forced her into a chair and tied her hands behind her back.
- His fingers were clawing at my arms as he tried to get away.
- Last time I was teaching them however, I was clawing at the door by about two o'clock hoping that someone would walk past so I could grab them and run away.
- Say your cat is clawing your couch or your dog is chewing your leather shoe.
- She reached up to claw out his eyes, and he caught her other wrist.
- The woman had flung herself against the locked door, clawing at the wood with her fingernails.
- He was holding onto the thick leg of an armchair, but tiny, scratching hands were clawing at him, forcing him to loosen his grip more and more gradually.
- It's just that all the little things that I never used to worry about are now clawing at my mind, and my heart.
- His free hand scrabbled desperately around, and he began clawing at his attacker.
- She should be clawing at him with her verbal jabs.
- She pounced on the man's back, ripping and clawing away at him.
- I'm thinking of starting a sweepstake on how long it'll be before the cats start clawing at them and bring one down.
- They rolled around on the floor, angrily scratching and slapping and clawing at each other.
- He follows me around, cooing and clawing at me, begging for attention.
1arañarto claw at sth
- she clawed at his face — trató de arañarle la cara
- the cat's clawing at the door — el gato está arañando la puerta
- he clawed at the branch as he fell — intentó agarrarse de la rama al caer
- Tim started yelling about extra innings, waving the bat around and clawing at the charred beams above the furnace.
- Every time I closed my eyes I saw that man clawing at his throat.
- In the beginning there was darkness and fingers clawing at loose debris on the ground.
- It was a pitiful thing to find fortunate, but at that point she would grab and claw at anything that could possibly brighten the atmosphere.
- He threw himself back in suffocating agony and began to claw desperately at his throat.
- He would notice that I was not clawing at him as though I wanted to devour him, but I was instead waiting patiently for the other girls to get bored with him, so he would be free to marry me on the spot.
- But I still have that feeling of suffocation, that my lungs are clawing at the air for a breath.
- I make angry pain noises, clawing at her unyielding fingers in agony.
- I viciously clawed at his clothing, almost ripping his favorite shirt.
- Her fingernails clawed at the rock, straining to keep hold against the vehement wind.
- Gasping, clawing at the empty air, she sunk to the ground.
- Searching, Alex frantically clawed at the strong arm that possessed her, looking for an escape amidst chaos.
- He shut his eyes, fingers clawing at the rock below him.
- He slowly clawed at the rope, eventually getting him out.
- She fell to her knees gasping for air, her hands clawing at her throat.
- In several places we each went sprawling, clawing at tufts of dead grass to stop from cartwheeling down the mountain.
- His fingers were clawing at my arms as he tried to get away.
- Every baby I would swaddle would end up busting out of his bundle and crying his damn little head off, limbs flailing and clawing at the air.
- Beads of sweat formed on his brow, and he began clawing at his chest.
- Her arms were spread and arched behind her back, her fingers clawing at the air as if she were trying to slow herself down.
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