In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He was leaning against the wall for support, his right arm and the crown of his head mottled with fermenting bruises.
- 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.
- Your dentist can also give you advice about replacing your metal fillings and crowns with tooth-coloured ones.
- 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).
- 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.
- Barblow smiled revealing a gold tooth and many silver crowns.
- When he reached the crown of the hill, the guard shouted out to him.
- 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.
- Some treatments, particularly cosmetic treatments like porcelain crowns, could be had for one third of the cost in the North.
- Non-routine dental expenses, including crowns, bridgework, periodontal and orthodontic treatment, do qualify for tax relief.
- 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.
- 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.
- Each tooth is divided into a crown that projects into the mouth and a root that is embedded into the jaws.
- After washing and conditioning your hair, comb it from the crown to the ends and let it air-dry.
- Artificial tooth supports surgically set in the jaw are used in combination with bridges, dentures and crowns to replace any number of missing teeth.
- I changed the outline of the cut to suit her face and gave her more height at the crown to complement her features.
- 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.
- For a messy look, tease the hair on the crown of your head, adding height.
- A year or so ago, he was asked to advise a man who suffered from spiky hair at the crown of his head.
- 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.
- This species is distinguished by the cutting-edges on its flattened tooth crowns, which are otherwise unknown among ichthyosaurs.
- Teeth form mainly from neuroectoderm and comprise a crown of insensitive enamel surrounding sensitive dentine and a root that has no enamel covering.
- 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.
- Unwind by sitting quietly and mentally scanning your body from the crown of your head down.
- The gold and platinum options provide 50% cover for serious restorative work, including crowns and bridges.
- With a sense of drama and spectacle, the Incas often built on the crown of a ridge.
- Our campsite sat on the crown of a gentle hill.
- 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.
- Enamel, the hardest tissue in the body, covers the dentin and forms the outermost layer of the crown.
- Relax the most resistant hair first, which is usually at the back of the head or at the crown.
- I pulled it all back, keeping it neat, and put it into a ponytail almost on the crown of my head.
- Bleaching won't work on false teeth, crowns, veneers or fillings (including tooth-coloured fillings).
- Can't quite imagine yourself with your hair gathered loosely at the crown with tousled waves flowing down your neck… but like the idea?
- He required a long course of treatment to repair his teeth, including gum surgery, implants, bridges and crowns.
- The crowns of the cheek teeth are relatively simple, with transverse basins separated by enamel ridges.
- His $3-million business, CQC Dental Laboratory, which makes dental crowns and dentures, faced new pressures.
- 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.
- Spray a bit of hair spray onto the crown of your hair and backcomb to give it some volume.
- Recently, I had some dental work done that called for putting temporary crowns on my two front teeth.
- She was standing beside Telli on the crown of Horn Hill.
- Defects that occur during the development of the enamel of the tooth crown are quite commonly encountered in the archaeological record.
- 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.
- She smiled, leaning her cheek on the crown of his head.
- At the second appointment, your dentist will take off the temporary crown and cement the gold or porcelain one in place.
- Now many guys are flashing their crowns, whether they're losing hair or not.
- 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.
- All you need to do is push and pull at the crown of the tooth with your tongue.
- This polished section of a tooth crown reveals figure-eight patterns of the blue mineral vivianite, a phosphate of iron.
- 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.
- When the tooth is found, it is important to handle it only by the crown and not at the root end.
- I went to other dentists who flat out refused to fix my teeth with crowns because of my insurance.
- The outer layer of enamel is an extremely hard, highly mineralized, crystalline structure that covers and protects the crown of the tooth.
- He nodded down toward her and gently touched his lips to the crown of her head.
- Hair at the front of the head was braided in diagonal cornrows from the crown to the ends.
- What they uncovered eventually at the crown of the hill was a huge, oval-shaped monument measuring about 170 metres at its widest point.
- Peter hugged her back and kissed the crown of her head.
- The crowns, bridges or dentures are generally easily replaced, providing the implant underneath is not damaged.
- 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.
- A mould is taken in a putty-like material so that the laboratory can make a crown that fits the tooth perfectly.
- Probably the most important development in dentistry, implants can be used singly, to support a crown, or in groups to stabilise dentures or bridges.
- For decades, dentists have had ways and means of replacing the tooth crown, but not the root.
- Forty crowns I can afford, but are you sure you would not have asked more if it was another who showed interest?
- 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.
- Cardan accepted over two thousand gold crowns but turned down the offer of a permanent place at the Scottish court.
- The meeting was called to raise 2 million gold crowns to pay the ransom for the king's two sons held captive in Spain.
- However, there were also crowns, farthings, guineas and sovereigns, all in varying amounts and none really compatible with any of the others.
- The prize, 75,000 Swedish crowns, is awarded annually in Stockholm.
- 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.
- 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.
- You have coins smaller than a crown there I believe.
- Visitors to the site will be asked to solve a series of puzzles to discover the location of five crown pieces.
- The medals are about the size of a crown piece, and they look too good to have been done as a joke.
- Three county titles and a Leinster crown is no mean achievement for such a young club.
- For Britain's Denise Lewis, the challenge to her Olympic heptathlon crown also comes in the shape of a youthful and seemingly invincible opponent.
- The great Floyd Patterson was the last 17-year-old to win an Olympic crown in 1952 when he took the middleweight title.
- Now Bill is planning one more shot at regaining his world crown.
- He successfully defended his Olympic crown in a new Olympic record time of 14: 43.40.
- Archie went back to defending his light heavyweight crown stopping the highly regarded Tony Anthony in seven rounds.
- With just seven races left in the season he is now a strong favourite to lift his fourth world crown.
- The judges, who were impressed with her physique, posing skill and stage presence, wasted little time in awarding her the crown.
- But he has bounced back to his best in 2004, regaining his world crown and now becoming Olympic champion.
- If she claims an eighth crown over two laps, it would be a championship record.
- He said the Zambian squad was ready to wrestle the title from defending champions South Africa who won the crown in 1999.
- The Ethiopian adds the world crown to the Olympic title he won at Sydney last year.
- He became a hero in the US for wresting the world chess crown from Soviet domination during the Cold War.
- He is launching an audacious bid to reclaim the British crown.
- Have you ever seen a World Heavyweight Champion be so careless with his crown?
- The West Central Division has always contended but has never captured the coveted team crown.
- The rematch, should it proceed, will be a defence of his two junior middleweight crowns.
- 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 truth is that France only have themselves to blame for the most pathetic defence of the crown in World Cup history.
- Regaining the Commonwealth 1500m crown in Manchester drained her physically and emotionally.
- Nos.1 to 5 and No.7 are crown quarto in size with a 2-colour titled card cover.
- 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.
- It is in crown quarto format, with 384 pages and 163 black and white and colour illustrations, casebound with laminated dustjacket.
- The book is a limited edition in Fine condition, full black cloth with gilt, crown octavo.
- The text was extensively altered for the second edition of 1875, and the format was reduced to the usual crown octavo.
1.1(of monarch)corona masculinethe last monarch to wear the crown of Greece — el último monarca en llevar la corona de Grecia
- crown of thorns — corona de espinas
- Hundreds of ancient artifacts were stolen, including manuscripts, gold crowns, crosses and chaises.
- I smiled as he took the hat off of my head and replaced it with the crown.
- A congressman brought the crown on a velvet cushion.
- 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.
- 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.
- On his head was placed a gold crown which was also set with sapphires.
- I rolled my eyes at him, while he put the golden crown on top of my head.
- When the king's magic crown is stolen, his magic kingdom is plunged into crisis.
- Room after room of the Armoury reveals incredible riches, including the imperial crown, mace and sceptre of the Tsars.
- 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.
- 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.
- His golden crown, laden with jewels, sat on his chest.
- Her vivid jade eyes matched the emeralds that decorated her crown.
- I saw him reach over me and I felt him place the crown on my head.
- 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.
- Both of them had gold crowns on top of their heads.
- He had a very wrinkled face and protruding white hair under his golden crown.
1.2the Crown — la corona
- 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.
- Disguised as a priest, he escaped to America, where he proudly proclaimed himself a republican revolutionary and a traitor to the British crown.
- The assumption of direct power by the crown was not wholly welcomed by settlers.
- Our claim has been made to Her Majesty, the Crown, not the Government of Queensland.
- 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.
- Thus at the demise of the clergyman, the title and lands would revert back to the crown to be awarded to someone else.
- 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.
- Nominal damages of one shilling were awarded to the crown, which had claimed 100 pounds.
- The soldiers were ready to spill the blood of the people to enforce the rule of the crown.
- Feudal armies were not permanent institutions, but temporary assemblies put together by the crown for specific objectives.
- 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.
- British liberal and opposition writing up to 1789 concentrated almost entirely on the dangers of the excessive power of the crown.
- 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.
- 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.
- The Sejm possessed full legislative powers, and the crown could issue laws only with its consent.
- The inventories of the wedding presents given by the crown to royal brides show the popularity of boxes decorated with enamels.
- 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.
- In colonial America loyalists to the crown were called Tories.
- The crown employed the first Ghanaian doctor in 1887.
- 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.
2(top)feminine cimafeminine copamasculine coronafeminine coronillafeminine copamasculine centro
4formal(culmination)coronación feminineculminación feminine
hoja de 15 pulgadas por 20
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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