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(particular)detalle masculinepormenor masculineidentical in every detail — idéntico hasta en el más mínimo detalle
- he asked for further details — pidió más información / información más detallada
- Visitors were asked to hand over credit card details and personal information.
- The fraudsters then pasted a notice to induce victims to divulge their bank information details.
- Include basic details like contact information, band members, name of song and the name of the album it comes from.
- Van Straaten said all the Nedcor clients who had phoned him wanted to know whether he had any information about their banking details.
- The first was basic core information such as contact details and information on the legal areas practiced by the solicitor.
- While they would prefer if callers leave their names and contact details, information can be left anonymously.
- The directory gives contact details and various information, including where and when they train.
- Detectives established addresses and other details and passed the information to British authorities.
- This information matched account details recovered during a search of a flat in Holland where a man was arrested.
- Benefit claimants would also use the card, which could contain health records, fingerprint information and bank details.
- Controlling availability of personal details of sources/informants is also important.
- Create a notebook to capture all the important household and family informational details.
- One final tip: don't throw away anything that contains any personal information, especially financial details.
- You can find Ken's web site with all the details and contact information here.
- Those interested can glean a bit more information and contact details from their project page at Garage Games.
- The site is also verisign approved, which means that clients personal information and credit card details are secure.
- Several have been swiped recently by crooks hoping to glean banking details and personal information.
- Under the new scheme, people will only have to notify the Met of the keyholder details and the information will be collated in one place.
- For more resources and useful contact details see the Further Information: 21+ page.
- Some of the papers contained highly sensitive details of informers and information supplied to Special Branch.
- One excuse for not reviewing the important details of a new building is being dazzled by the architect.
- Melville House was Fife's first mansion styled symmetrically with classical detail.
- Actions of current rifles are similar to those of the LSA models with just a few minor design details.
- A sense of modernism's refined treatment of detail is garnered in the handling of the existing staircases, now glass encased and extruded from the main body of the building.
- The bride wore a duchess satin gown - by Christiana Cature - with a detached train and bow detail, and a two-tier veil.
- Here the many details, such as decorative turns, came across with meaning and heartfelt expression.
- The eaves and soffit detail shown on the latest plan appears to be fairly heavy in its visual impact and I would ask you to give this more consideration.
- On the other hand, the depth and detail of the featurettes would complement a minor masterpiece.
- They're easy to slip on thanks to the super - tough Velcro fastening system which adds a hint of detail and stunningly chic style to the otherwise mediocre design.
- While poster art continued to prosper, the ornate details of Art Nouveau vanished.
- The sparingly used stone classical detail gives distinction to a relatively low-cost brick shell.
- Decorative details include laminate flooring and strategically placed glass bricks to allow the flow of light through the home.
- The work featured medium shapes, smaller shapes and finally, decorative details.
- It's a culture known for its richly ornate details in its decorative arts.
- He is proudly showing off some favourite details in the building he helped design.
- Exposed stone is a strong feature of the interior, and no fewer than three walls of the living room are stone, with decorative brick detail around the doors and windows.
- Refined decorative details were concentrated in the entrance and the eaves of the building with rows of geometric shapes.
- Its monumental scale, classical detail and rational, ordered planning were hallmarks of the style.
- A shared vocabulary of high-tech construction details links the buildings visually.
- But, questions are being asked on whether the renovation works were in keeping with the architectural detail of the heritage building.
- I did not bother to look at the beautiful details and decoration, I was so angry and on the verge of tears.
- Mosaic panels can be used as a decorative detail within a large area of standard tiles and aluminium tiles are also an option.
- Mr. Roney took this to be a typical floor detail at the east and west walls.
- The house was one of those imposing two-storey detached properties with brick detail, and I shared the place with five or six other fellas.
- Her meticulous attention to detail means she also spends considerable time researching pieces before she begins the restoration and she is currently studying the tapestry detail on the seats.
- No modern replica would have the intricate 1930s art deco details which can be clearly seen from close up.
- Georgian homes are similar to Colonials, but feature richer details and ornamentation.
- Firstly, there are some matters of design detail which were never displayed.
- While the set design has some unrealistic elements to it, the costumes for A Month in the Country feature plenty of period detail.
- But Gluck says his favorite feature is the decorative detail along the top rim of the building.
- In almost every case the building's excellent original details have been retained and enhanced.
1.3(insignificant matter)minucia femininedetalle (sin importancia) masculine
- I disagree with some of the minor details here and there, but yes we do need reform.
- I had got to a point where I hadn't learned anything new for ages and I was getting overly upset by minor household details.
- That way, nobody ever invites me to drone on endlessly about minor details of the Red Centre.
- Just a minor detail: it means I have to keep writing letters to parents implying that I'm there to meet their every need when actually I'm out of there on Jan 30th.
- Evidently about what it is to that reporter's editor - a detail too minor to warrant correction.
- He seemed eager to run out the clock as he filled time with digressions and minor details.
- The statesmen who run our fair country can't afford to worry about minor details like that.
- Not only are the small details now significantly more vivid, but the overall levels have been adjusted as well.
- We'd all aged a bit, with changes in hairstyles and clothes and a few other minor details.
- The details of the process, which I have got right in essentials but wrong in some fairly minor details, are here.
- These are some minor details Mr. Langer must have forgotten in his interview.
- In a piece written for the New York Review of Books, James Fenton pulls Bizot up for a couple of factual mistakes, but these seem to me to be minor details.
- Step two: wait a year or two and repeat step one, changing the stars and some minor plot details and call it a sequel.
- This may seem like a minor detail, until you realize the gaffe.
- Some minor details have yet to be completed, i.e. heating, phone lines and furnishings.
- I think we are all slowly winding down into holiday mode and worrying less and less about the minor details.
- There is no point in worrying about these minor details at such important times.
- All those are minor details, when it comes down to the question of where this country should be going, in the big picture.
- But such minor details do not stop anyone with an agenda from plucking figures out of thin air and claiming they prove a point.
- FitzGerald came across as somebody who frets at minor details.
- I took snapshots of individual works and of details and became madly obsessed with the paintings.
- This photo is a detail from a stained glass window painted by Chagall.
- The tondo of the collage is a photograph, but only apparently a photograph of a detail from Delvaux's Aurore.
- The catalog entries on icons are richly illustrated, including details of the larger panels.
- We see that the invitation images are details of works that play unnervingly with space.
- Update I'm adding larger images of details of the pictures.
- Community art initiatives in South Africa tend to always follow the cliché of painting murals or producing mosaic details.
- Figure 11.2 expands the detail to illustrate the significance of the overlaps.
(group)destacamento masculinecuadrilla feminine
- Then two Hummers pulled up and discharged the no-nonsense secret service detail.
- At the main table the rest of the Bright Eyes sat with the bridge crew, mechanics and technicians, and the small security detail assigned to the ship.
- He had assigned an enormous security detail to guard the Queen but he still wanted to watch her himself.
- At gunnery, they are gate guards and amino detail.
- That, he says, as his special branch detail outpace the Big Banana battlebus through Corstorphine traffic, could be a good sign.
- The tubby, middle-aged sergeant in charge of the gate detail scarcely bothered to look up at their approach.
- Troops should eat, play, train and even pull support details as squads, platoons and companies.
- Hank Grotowski is a corrections officer heading the death row detail of a southern U.S. penitentiary.
- After an enemy work detail enters the tunnel, the patrol blows up the entrance.
- Other predominantly male camps, such as Buchenwald, included female labour details employed on munitions work.
- In that same year, he joined the Army MI Branch with a detail to the Infantry.
- On Friday the State Department confirmed the use of a private security detail managed by officers of its Diplomatic Security Service.
- He was hurriedly escorted from the area by his security detail and Israeli police.
- She was very composed while he thanked the flight crew and the security detail.
- After proceeding outside, team advanced upon Moloctan guard detail on duty around shuttle craft.
3.2(duty)to be on cleanup/latrine detail — estar en la cuadrilla de aseo/letrinas
- In the wake of this, I wonder who he is going to give toilet detail to.
- Some troops are on cleanup detail in parts of New Orleans the flood never touched.
- They are the rights and duties of daily duty detail, inspection commissions, etc.
- Mr. Naess testified that his specific assignment in the work detail was ‘clean up’.
- He took stock of the small contingent assigned the unpleasant task of burial detail.
- In addition to that commitment, medics worked with civil ambulance on first aid tasks along with a range of other personnel working on rear detail support functions.
- Gould recently completed a 3-year detail to the Director of Operational Test and Evaluation Live Fire Office.
- The quantitative correlation of special-purpose details in alert crews also changed.
- I'm not going to stick you on dish detail or cleaning toilets.
1(describe)(similarities/plan) exponer en detalle(plan/similarities) detallar
- It's a story he's detailed in a new book called ‘Memoirs of a Mug Punter’.
- I pleaded with them to help us get a program made detailing the male victims point of view.
- This report is intended to detail the preliminary fieldwork information found during the excavation of Agaparthea.
- Participants recognised pioneer aviator Sir Norman Brearley with the unveiling of a plaque detailing information about Sir Brearley and the country's first airline service.
- The report goes on to detail a list of differences between the way the city and Enmax operate.
- The leaflet was produced in support of the Irish beef industry in light of BSE and provides factual information detailing beef production controls along with three new beef recipes.
- Ian Finnigan, operations team leader for the region, said the agency will be producing a full report detailing how areas were affected.
- She tried and failed to make sense of the screens detailing flight information and missed an announcement on the public address system calling her to the gate.
- The painful conditions in the Achilles tendon region of these 21 badminton players are detailed in Table 3.
- This treasure trove of information details the daring deeds and derring-do of a galaxy of Headingley Stadium stars.
- The files hold thousands of papers which detail information such as full names, National Insurance numbers, salaries, family contact details and job descriptions.
- The accounts of other socialist women are detailed at the Women and Marxism website.
- The report also details a lengthy catalogue of human rights infringements and cultural destruction associated with the dam.
- The needs of the school are vast and due to space restraints this reporter could not detail the full list of over-crowding issues.
- In comedic fashion, the dos and don'ts of winning and keeping a man are detailed to assist the hapless female in finding Mr. Right.
- Researching the poster campaign I discovered a number of internet web-logs detailing other people's outraged responses.
- And what specifically was detailed in that October report that Major O'Kane saw?
- The report obviously came from high ranking deserters because in addition to troop strengths it detailed the individual personalities of the top leaders.
- Residents on Canvey have backed plans to spend ‘civic pride’ cash on a information board detailing the island's history.
- More than 2,000 information packs detailing the sort of help available to businesses have been issued by Ryedale District Council.
2Militarydestacarto detail sb to + inf — destacar a algn a/para + inf
- to detail sb for/to sth
- they were detailed for guard duty — fueron destacados para hacer la guardia
- he was detailed to another unit — lo destacaron / destinaron a otra unidad
- My team was detailed to recover the Americans from the site.
- Another method of capturing data that has been used successfully in the past is to detail a Soldier to go around with a tabbed folder to unit members.
- That part of his evidence can never go because otherwise there is no explanation for why he detailed this person.
- They had also tracked down the poor horse, detailing someone to ride it back to the police station.
- He is detailed to work with his father who lives 4 miles below Jacksonville.
- On the arrival in the Sheremetyevo airport, the man was detailed by the local police.
- The Metropolitan Police were so concerned, two Special Branch officers were detailed to accompany Galloway to a debate on US foreign policy at Cambridge on Thursday.
- The regimental commander could detail additional soldiers if necessary.
- Aware that I was detailed to serve as orderly at the Supreme Court, I prepared my tunic the night before, so that the following morning I was only required to slip into it and appear at my post on time.
- While he was there, he and other prisoners were detailed to build a monument to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 1943 rebellion on Rab.
- A quote from a German soldier speaks of how six men were detailed to each execution - three to target the head, the others the heart.
- The army, public services and Local Authority staff were detailed to assist in organising harvesting operations and in providing transport and food for volunteers.
- Soldiers are detailed for duties concerned with the maintenance of discipline and upholding the laws of war.
- I also did ‘psychic surgery’ one day at a station I was detailed to.
- O.K., France has detailed one officer to help train the Iraqi police.
- I was detailed to be ‘a breeding unit’ and I was not therefore able to control how I managed the children coming into my family.
- Two of the guards were detailed to shoot the shark as it was being brought up to the deck.
- The British tried to effect an improvement by detailing liaison officers, but these officers found themselves practically helpless.
- In times of war and the threat of raiding parties, men are detailed to act as lookouts from the tower.
- He testified that as a police officer, he was detailed to maintain law and order at Chisokone Polling Station.
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