In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US)condado masculinebefore noun county line — límite del condado masculine
- He pointed out that in other counties the local GP carried out the inspections, which fast tracked the grant approval process.
- But he claimed highways chiefs from the county's local councils had been insistent that the 11 additional sites were needed now.
- Local councils across the county have also signed up to the campaign.
- All the local counties are organising activities so you cannot complain of boredom!
- Residents have urged the county's traffic chiefs to fund separate safety measures in a bid to halt the mounting death toll.
- Most county and local governments, including school districts, also offer some sort of supplementary compensation.
- The results in the local county assembly election district were more mixed.
- In this article, we refer to all county-level units as counties.
- He outlined in particular, the importance of the local hospital for the county.
- The violent attack on the county chief is a serious challenge to state authority that should never be tolerated under any circumstance.
- On Tuesday, hundreds of protesters drove trucks into the county administration building and injured a score of police troops on guard.
- But the county's fire chief said he thought the dispute was damaging and could be protracted.
- When he asked the county administration for a copy, he was told the permit couldn't be found.
- That means in areas which still have county councils, either the county or the local district would have to go.
- This moved away from the British idea of counties and parishes as the territorial units of local government.
- England is also a culture of many smaller regionalisms, still centered on the old governmental unit of the county and the local villages and towns.
- The majority live and work in every corner of the county - delivering local, not remote services.
- Residents will have the chance to express their views and concerns about local policing to the county's chief constable in a live webchat next week.
- Most of the close contacts and people under observation were locals from the county.
- Furthermore, they competed with local authorities from 31 counties for this prestigious award.
2(in UK)condado masculinebefore noun county boundary — límite del condado masculine
- (in UK) county hall — edificio donde funciona la administración de un condado
- Meanwhile, the man and his family have retaliated against the county and its political system.
- Critics charged that the board favored certain counties with ties to the political party in power.
- That alone made it an alluring county for political consultants to work in.
- The political absorption of the county by London gathered pace in the 19th cent.
- He said a state law required the county to give the major political parties their copies for free.
- The supervisors may be able to exert political pressure, but have little other power over the county's transportation plans.
- He also asked for an assurance that I not am involved politically in espousing equal rights in the county.
- He also was the only pro-life Democratic politician in the county.
- The data were initially collected at the county level for all metropolitan counties in the United States.
- Here was the role of parliament, building up and extending the active social and political life of the counties and towns.
- The county has a political structure that has pushed for integrated housing and public facilities.
- The sites can be used to highlight important issues being tackled in the community as well as basic information such as county division and political party.
- It's a big deal here, in a county where politics means everything.
- On the basis of his study of the political conflict in that county, the author argues that the civil war was in its beginning a revolt against high taxes.
- His spending blazed a new path through the county's usual political circuit.
1distinguidopijo Spain informalpituco Southern Cone informalpopis Mexico informal
Región administrativa de Gran Bretaña que agrupa un número de distritos (districts). Los condados son las principales unidades administrativas de Gran Bretaña y muchos tienen demarcaciones que se remontan a muchos años atrás. Sin embargo, en las últimas décadas, estas y sus nombres han cambiado mucho, y el término county a menudo ya no se usa. La mayoría de los estados en EEUU también están divididos en condados. Hay alrededor de 3.000 condados en EEUU.
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