In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(container)cajón (de embalaje) masculinejaula femininejaba feminine Chilea crate of apples — un cajón de manzanas
- Catherine was sitting back against the wooden crates with her eyes closed for a while when she heard that familiar voice which she had been dying to hear throughout the evening.
- Flea markets, and summer produce stands are great places to shop for previously used wooden crates.
- There were cobwebs and old wooden crates and barrels scattered carelessly about; evidently, this place had once been used for storage.
- Upstairs Cole found piles of boxes and wooden crates.
- Once the moulds were made, the task of shipping them back, each piece carefully wrapped and packed in wooden crates, was an even more difficult and expensive business.
- They hid behind wooden crates till the noise faded.
- I walked a bit further, climbing over old wooden crates and soaked cardboard boxes.
- It was lined with the backsides of an assortment of brick buildings and had wooden crates of varying sizes stacked at random intervals next to each one.
- Next to the walls, on the inside, are large wooden crates.
- We also use colorful signs, a banner with a rooster on it, old wooden chicken crates and egg baskets - anything we can think of to draw people in.
- Undisclosed sums of money were exchanged and the two large wooden crates arrived in the basement of the Schomburg
- The captain put down his cup on a stack of wooden crates.
- Big sheds, walls of wooden crates and brightly painted processing plants dot fertile valleys.
- His cart was stacked three deep with myriad wooden crates and boxes.
- We built go-carts out of wooden crates and bits of scrap metal.
- The training included learning how to blow up 27 wooden crates - a test he passed.
- At the end of the Second World War, flowers were purchased from Covent Garden Market and delivered by rail in returnable wooden crates.
- As summer arrived, so did the big wooden crates bringing wonderful dolls, mechanical toys, pedal cars, tricycles, scooters, dolls' prams.
- He didn't have a stool to sit on, he managed to balance himself on a wooden crate.
- It's also capable of bashing open wooden crates.
2slang(old plane, car)cascajo masculine informalcacharro masculine informal
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