In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1feminine capaCooking capa feminineCooking baño masculinefeminine saburra technicalmetal/protective coating — revestimiento metálico/de protección masculine
- covered with a plastic coating — plastificado
- I was itching and covered in an irritating coating of dust and sweat.
- Quickly tilt the pan to spread the batter to form a thin coating on the bottom of the pan.
- Then we'll spend the rest of the day removing the thin coating of soot over everything in the kitchen.
- This light hits the phosphor coatings and produces red, green and blue colours.
- Paints and coatings work by creating a thin film on the surface to which they are applied.
- Polymer coatings repel water, protecting the speakers from moisture and corrosion.
- Some amphibians can also be difficult to handle due to their coating of protective slime.
- This method can produce a wide range of products, from oily coatings to hard coatings and powders.
- Like sunglasses, prescription lenses too are available with a wide variety of coatings.
- The thin plastic coating had cracked in various places and the paper underneath had begun to fade.
- A common theme in the new generation of coatings is the ability to be applied in extremely thin layers.
- The alkaline solution will interfere with the enteric coating and eventually dissolve it.
- If you delay, the anti-skid coatings become worn and less effective.
- Mushrooms littered the floor of the mammoth cave and a thick coating of dust obscured most everything.
- The planes must be treated with special coatings of paint and fiber in a controlled environment.
- The solution adheres to the ice cream and forms a coating on it.
- My companion particularly enjoyed the dish's generous coating of garlicky olive oil.
- This is particularly critical for polymers that are the basis for paints and coatings.
- The gums become red and swollen, and the tongue may develop a white coating.
- Black coatings on stainless steel wash off easily, leaving a dull gray appearance.
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