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 shop, home)congelador masculinefreezer feminine Latin America
2(state)(ultra)congelación femininethe proposal is at present in deep freeze — la propuesta ha sido congelada por el momento
- before noun deep-freeze compartment — congelador
1(meat/vegetables) congelarultracongelara packet of deep-frozen cod — un paquete de bacalao ultracongelado
- In the past, before refrigerators and deep freezers were invented, it was traditional to turn to preserved fish in January, since fresh fish was in short supply.
- It was the Victorians' version of the deep freezer.
- Storage facilities like fridges and deep freezers are examined to ensure they comply with health regulations.
- On arrival, he carefully placed his passport in the deep freeze section of the fridge for security reasons and proceeded to enjoy the intellectual stimulation of our fair city for two weeks.
- By this, he means ‘less than 60 per cent of the national median income’ - a level at which many people own their own homes, have deep freezers and fill them, own cars and run them.
- One solution is to put it into a domestic deep freezer for 48 hours to kill any remaining larvae.
- ‘We had ample provisions: a deep freeze full of meat, fish and veggies, six cases of de Diable wine and lots of cans of Chilean beer ’, said Fred.
- In the Ireland of De Valera she was the first in the town to introduce chilled Coca Cola, the first to sell frozen foods from a deep freezer, and the first to popularize the concept of a delicatessen.
- The blood bank has four refrigerated centrifuges, 6 deep freezers which maintain a temperature range of - 40 to - 80 degrees centigrade and four blood bank refrigerators.
- At the same time as you buy the bag also purchase a couple of small blue freezer blocks which freeze solid in your deep freeze and take a surprisingly long time to de-freeze.
- I'd refused to go with Antonio alone, so the three of us had gone to the kitchen, where I'd discovered heaven in the form of a massive refrigerator, deep freezer and two fully stocked closets of food.
- Whereas in Scandinavia people stock up with up to 100 kg of raspberries in their deep freezes, Scots only eat a few grammes of their finest product.
- Oudtshoorn's deep freezers are now full of uneaten meat - it's too pricey for locals, who in any case prefer mutton or chicken.
- Those who own dishwashers, deep freezers, clothes dryers and microwaves can even sometimes take longer to do their chores than those who do not.
- Pour the chilled mixture into a plastic freezer box and leave in the deep freeze until the edges have frozen.
- Product is sent from the filling room via a conveyor belt through the three other freezers to the deep freezer.
- A classic case, going back 20 years, was the emergence of the deep freezer.
- You will be questioned as to how often you invite guests for meals and whether you have a microwave oven, a refrigerator and a deep freezer.
- The inspector asked the shopkeeper to store it out of sight in a deep freeze.
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