In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1concertina feminine(pleats/file) de fuelle(file/pleats) de acordeón
1aplastarse como un acordeón
- Under a hazy sky, detainees rushed to the edge of concertina wire fences, their raggedy clothes flapping in the wind, many giving thumbs-down gestures to the convoy.
- Even the thin can't escape the waist/belly concertina effect that happens after a certain age when you sit down.
- We dug bunkers and trenches, filled sandbags and constructed multiple rows of triple concertina wire.
- The family room is on the right and has a bay window overlooking the front garden as well as a concertina door to the kitchen.
- On a number of wards bathrooms were separated only by a small curtain or concertina door from the main ward.
- Because we were in the open without any facilities around, the detainees were temporarily being held on a patch of desert closed off by concertina wire.
- It's a beautifully packaged CD, a box set with each disc coming in an minimalist envelope. the liner is eight pages, concertina style, mainly of pictures, mainly in bold colours, and then a dense list of credits.
- His eyes darted nervously back and forth between the protesters and the tense-looking Marines inside the cordon of concertina wire.
- They set up concertina wire here around the perimeter area here.
- The toughest resistance in Homesh came at a religious seminary, where troops protected by shields used wire cutters to cut lengths of concertina wire that resisters had placed around the roof's perimeter.
- I'll spare you my own thoughts on the event itself; several miles and a lot of concertina wire separate me from that spot on the map.
- Multiple section bindings sewn directly into covers, onto concertina pleats and strap supports will extend ideas beyond the pamphlet.
- Power showers, concertina shower doors and glass shelving have been added to create maximum comfort.
- The boot, with a 500-litre capacity, is a double-decker with a false floor, which can be folded, concertina style, to reveal a handy hideaway for valuable bits and pieces.
- It had a rattling concertina door that needed a sharp tug to close, mahogany panelling and a mirror so you could check yourself before knocking at one of the massive doors.
- Two of them have automatic doors but the service elevator has concertina doors.
- Her striking red concertina skirts may have been for show, but they certainly added pizazz to the latter part of her collection.
- Gas build-up in front of a possible blockage within the bowel, concertina bowel (string foreign body) or ground glass appearance on x-ray indicating ruptured bowel are among the signs that can give the vet clues.
- The other two layers show angles of 50-60 deg as would be predicted by the hydrostatic skeleton model of internal concertina locomotion in caecilians.
- A simple single-storey pavilion is enclosed by folded concertina walls and roof, prompting irresistible comparisons with origami.
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