In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(of monarch)corona femininethe last monarch to wear the crown of Greece — el último monarca en llevar la corona de Grecia
- crown of thorns — corona de espinas
- When the king's magic crown is stolen, his magic kingdom is plunged into crisis.
- Hundreds of ancient artifacts were stolen, including manuscripts, gold crowns, crosses and chaises.
- Shifting from one cramped position to another, she caught a glimpse of Malcolm, looking very princely in his crown and royal robes.
- She lowered herself onto her own ornamental throne and did her best to appear regal although her head could barely hold the unaccustomed weight of her gold crown.
- A congressman brought the crown on a velvet cushion.
- I rolled my eyes at him, while he put the golden crown on top of my head.
- Room after room of the Armoury reveals incredible riches, including the imperial crown, mace and sceptre of the Tsars.
- On his head was placed a gold crown which was also set with sapphires.
- He had a very wrinkled face and protruding white hair under his golden crown.
- Her vivid jade eyes matched the emeralds that decorated her crown.
- The crown and sceptre, still used to inaugurate the new king or queen in England, are symbols of the supernatural power that resides in the monarch.
- I smiled as he took the hat off of my head and replaced it with the crown.
- His golden crown, laden with jewels, sat on his chest.
- This is a rare example of a once popular print and presents a traditional representation of the monarch with crown, orb and sceptre, the instruments of monarchical power.
- I saw him reach over me and I felt him place the crown on my head.
- Several months earlier Sir Henry Mildmay had been summoned to give an account of the whereabouts of the crowns, robes, sceptres and jewels.
- He was an imposing figure, and for all that he wore no crown or sign of office, one could not have mistaken his rank, nor his authority.
- She stood up and placed a tall spiky crown on her head.
- Mines in the neighbouring hills area have produced lead, silver and gold, including gold that was used in the making of a crown for James V and his queen.
- Both of them had gold crowns on top of their heads.
1.2the Crown — la corona
- Feudal armies were not permanent institutions, but temporary assemblies put together by the crown for specific objectives.
- British liberal and opposition writing up to 1789 concentrated almost entirely on the dangers of the excessive power of the crown.
- By the time Queen Victoria came to the throne, the crown's power had declined so much that the Queen found that she couldn't even choose her own ladies of the bedchamber.
- In colonial America loyalists to the crown were called Tories.
- The Sejm possessed full legislative powers, and the crown could issue laws only with its consent.
- But he kept his kingdoms in peace at home and abroad, he preserved the powers of the crown, and he held the church firmly to a middle course.
- Thus at the demise of the clergyman, the title and lands would revert back to the crown to be awarded to someone else.
- Cromwell was lead out to the block and read his sentence, something about treason against the crown and some other things the Privy Council thought up.
- However, they were most likely commissioned by the French crown to decorate the splendid buffet at the wedding banquet and then given to the couple.
- The assumption of direct power by the crown was not wholly welcomed by settlers.
- Disguised as a priest, he escaped to America, where he proudly proclaimed himself a republican revolutionary and a traitor to the British crown.
- The soldiers were ready to spill the blood of the people to enforce the rule of the crown.
- Nominal damages of one shilling were awarded to the crown, which had claimed 100 pounds.
- The crown employed the first Ghanaian doctor in 1887.
- The inventories of the wedding presents given by the crown to royal brides show the popularity of boxes decorated with enamels.
- Some historians credit her involvement in the War of 1812 as the turning point which led to peace between American forces and those loyal to the British crown.
- He was conscious of the power of the crown to excite the popular imagination and opposed attempts by some of his colleagues to reduce the civil list: the monarchy was nothing if it was not splendid.
- He also asserted the crown's power with an iron will, though, particularly when he embarked on the great adventure of separating the English church from that of Rome.
- James remains as one of the most successful rulers of Scotland, extending the powers of the crown over the Church and to the Highlands and the Isles.
- Our claim has been made to Her Majesty, the Crown, not the Government of Queensland.
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- Your dentist can also give you advice about replacing your metal fillings and crowns with tooth-coloured ones.
- The gold and platinum options provide 50% cover for serious restorative work, including crowns and bridges.
- With your hands by your hips, reach down into the earth with your fingertips as you lift up through your spine and the crown of your head.
- I went to other dentists who flat out refused to fix my teeth with crowns because of my insurance.
- I felt him press his lips to the crown of my head, and in an instant, I fell into a dreamless trance, resting limply in his arms.
- Recently, I had some dental work done that called for putting temporary crowns on my two front teeth.
- Hair at the front of the head was braided in diagonal cornrows from the crown to the ends.
- Tooth-colored resins are also more attractive. But in cases of fracture, extensive decay, or malformation of baby teeth, dentists often opt for stainless steel crowns.
- Non-routine dental expenses, including crowns, bridgework, periodontal and orthodontic treatment, do qualify for tax relief.
- Barblow smiled revealing a gold tooth and many silver crowns.
- For decades, dentists have had ways and means of replacing the tooth crown, but not the root.
- Enamel, the hardest tissue in the body, covers the dentin and forms the outermost layer of the crown.
- If you're out for a big night and want some serious volume, spray some super-hold hairspray at the crown of your head and backcomb your hair to give it an extra lift.
- Peter hugged her back and kissed the crown of her head.
- She smiled, leaning her cheek on the crown of his head.
- After washing and conditioning your hair, comb it from the crown to the ends and let it air-dry.
- At the second appointment, your dentist will take off the temporary crown and cement the gold or porcelain one in place.
- Our campsite sat on the crown of a gentle hill.
- His $3-million business, CQC Dental Laboratory, which makes dental crowns and dentures, faced new pressures.
- When he reached the crown of the hill, the guard shouted out to him.
- Under the harsh light, the long tufts of golden brown hair sprouting from the crown of his head reminded Lucy of a lion's mane.
- He walked to the rounded crown of the hill, he procured a metal box from his backpack, unhooking it from a solar battery, and set it down on the earth.
- A mould is taken in a putty-like material so that the laboratory can make a crown that fits the tooth perfectly.
- I changed the outline of the cut to suit her face and gave her more height at the crown to complement her features.
- All you need to do is push and pull at the crown of the tooth with your tongue.
- He nodded down toward her and gently touched his lips to the crown of her head.
- Defects that occur during the development of the enamel of the tooth crown are quite commonly encountered in the archaeological record.
- A year or so ago, he was asked to advise a man who suffered from spiky hair at the crown of his head.
- Unwind by sitting quietly and mentally scanning your body from the crown of your head down.
- Bleaching won't work on false teeth, crowns, veneers or fillings (including tooth-coloured fillings).
- There are two parts to a tooth: the crown, which is covered by enamel and is the visible part of the tooth, and the root, which lies underneath the gums.
- Spray a bit of hair spray onto the crown of your hair and backcomb to give it some volume.
- She was standing beside Telli on the crown of Horn Hill.
- When the tooth is found, it is important to handle it only by the crown and not at the root end.
- Root-filled teeth are more brittle than live ones and in some cases your dentist may suggest placing a crown on the tooth to protect what remains of the tooth structure.
- Your dentist (or a specialist called an endodontist) takes out the decayed pulp, fills the space with a paste, and covers the tooth with a crown to protect and seal it.
- It occupies the crown of a big hill, and it is so hush-hush that it doesn't have a name that I can tell you or that anyone would tell me.
- This species is distinguished by the cutting-edges on its flattened tooth crowns, which are otherwise unknown among ichthyosaurs.
- He required a long course of treatment to repair his teeth, including gum surgery, implants, bridges and crowns.
- Her friends alerted her to the guy's attention, and she casually pushed her sunglasses to the crown of her head and gave him a genuine smile.
- When Ko reluctantly sat down in her new seat, the man next to her gave out a long, low whistle and grinned, exposing his six gaping teeth with a gold crown.
- Each tooth is divided into a crown that projects into the mouth and a root that is embedded into the jaws.
- Relax the most resistant hair first, which is usually at the back of the head or at the crown.
- Artificial tooth supports surgically set in the jaw are used in combination with bridges, dentures and crowns to replace any number of missing teeth.
- For a messy look, tease the hair on the crown of your head, adding height.
- The crowns of the cheek teeth are relatively simple, with transverse basins separated by enamel ridges.
- What they uncovered eventually at the crown of the hill was a huge, oval-shaped monument measuring about 170 metres at its widest point.
- In fact, at birth the crowns of the milk teeth are almost complete and the chewing surfaces of the permanent molars have begun to form.
- The crowns, bridges or dentures are generally easily replaced, providing the implant underneath is not damaged.
- I pulled it all back, keeping it neat, and put it into a ponytail almost on the crown of my head.
- The tooth crowns range in size from 21 to 30 mm (measured at a right angle to the plane formed at the base of the enamel).
- He was leaning against the wall for support, his right arm and the crown of his head mottled with fermenting bruises.
- Some treatments, particularly cosmetic treatments like porcelain crowns, could be had for one third of the cost in the North.
- Probably the most important development in dentistry, implants can be used singly, to support a crown, or in groups to stabilise dentures or bridges.
- With a sense of drama and spectacle, the Incas often built on the crown of a ridge.
- The outer layer of enamel is an extremely hard, highly mineralized, crystalline structure that covers and protects the crown of the tooth.
- Teeth form mainly from neuroectoderm and comprise a crown of insensitive enamel surrounding sensitive dentine and a root that has no enamel covering.
- He had no tattoos or other distinguishing body marks but he had two crowns on teeth to the front of his right upper jaw, possibly suggesting an accident or sporting injury.
- Can't quite imagine yourself with your hair gathered loosely at the crown with tousled waves flowing down your neck… but like the idea?
- This polished section of a tooth crown reveals figure-eight patterns of the blue mineral vivianite, a phosphate of iron.
- Now many guys are flashing their crowns, whether they're losing hair or not.
- However, there were also crowns, farthings, guineas and sovereigns, all in varying amounts and none really compatible with any of the others.
- Forty crowns I can afford, but are you sure you would not have asked more if it was another who showed interest?
- The medals are about the size of a crown piece, and they look too good to have been done as a joke.
- It is interesting that he introduced the silver crown of five shillings which was the first English coin to have a date written in Arabic numerals rather than Roman numerals.
- Cardan accepted over two thousand gold crowns but turned down the offer of a permanent place at the Scottish court.
- Within a week I was on the border of the Old Kingdom, with nothing to my name but my clothes, a horse, and a few gold crowns.
- Croft twiddled a silver crown piece in his hand and examined it with great interest.
- There were farthings, pennies, oxfords, crowns, florins, shillings, guineas, and pounds, among other divisions.
- The meeting was called to raise 2 million gold crowns to pay the ransom for the king's two sons held captive in Spain.
- The prize, 75,000 Swedish crowns, is awarded annually in Stockholm.
- Visitors to the site will be asked to solve a series of puzzles to discover the location of five crown pieces.
- He accepted 75,000 gold crowns, an annual pension of 50,000 gold crowns and a promise of marriage for his daughter to the Dauphin.
- You have coins smaller than a crown there I believe.
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- The judges, who were impressed with her physique, posing skill and stage presence, wasted little time in awarding her the crown.
- The 35-year-old added the world title to his Olympic crown and his world record and admitted afterwards that there is more to come.
- The West Central Division has always contended but has never captured the coveted team crown.
- The truth is that France only have themselves to blame for the most pathetic defence of the crown in World Cup history.
- He is launching an audacious bid to reclaim the British crown.
- Now Bill is planning one more shot at regaining his world crown.
- With just seven races left in the season he is now a strong favourite to lift his fourth world crown.
- But he has bounced back to his best in 2004, regaining his world crown and now becoming Olympic champion.
- He successfully defended his Olympic crown in a new Olympic record time of 14: 43.40.
- For Britain's Denise Lewis, the challenge to her Olympic heptathlon crown also comes in the shape of a youthful and seemingly invincible opponent.
- Archie went back to defending his light heavyweight crown stopping the highly regarded Tony Anthony in seven rounds.
- Have you ever seen a World Heavyweight Champion be so careless with his crown?
- Three county titles and a Leinster crown is no mean achievement for such a young club.
- The rematch, should it proceed, will be a defence of his two junior middleweight crowns.
- The great Floyd Patterson was the last 17-year-old to win an Olympic crown in 1952 when he took the middleweight title.
- He said the Zambian squad was ready to wrestle the title from defending champions South Africa who won the crown in 1999.
- He became a hero in the US for wresting the world chess crown from Soviet domination during the Cold War.
- Regaining the Commonwealth 1500m crown in Manchester drained her physically and emotionally.
- The Ethiopian adds the world crown to the Olympic title he won at Sydney last year.
- If she claims an eighth crown over two laps, it would be a championship record.
- The second surviving account book is a crown octavo cash book, single-cash lined in red ink by Scott, as previously, and carrying on the same recording and balancing practices as before.
- Nos.1 to 5 and No.7 are crown quarto in size with a 2-colour titled card cover.
- It is in crown quarto format, with 384 pages and 163 black and white and colour illustrations, casebound with laminated dustjacket.
- The text was extensively altered for the second edition of 1875, and the format was reduced to the usual crown octavo.
- The book is a limited edition in Fine condition, full black cloth with gilt, crown octavo.
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1(make monarch)coronarshe was crowned empress/May queen — la coronaron emperatriz/reina de la primavera
- the crowned heads of Europe — los monarcas / las testas coronadas de Europa
3(be culmination of)coronartheir efforts were crowned with success — sus esfuerzos se vieron coronados por el éxito
- to crown it all, I lost my wallet — y para coronarla, perdí la billetera
4Dentistry(tooth) poner una corona en
5(in checkers)to crown a piece — hacer dama
6informal(hit)darle un coscorrón a informal
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