In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1Mining diamante masculinemasculine brillantemasculine diamantebefore noun diamond ring — anillo / sortija de brillantes / diamantes
- Americans buy 55 % of the world's diamonds compared with 3 % that go to Britain.
- Industry sources warn that diamond and precious stone scams are plentiful and ever-changing.
- Gemstones such as diamonds, opals, sapphires, and rubies are produced in Brazil.
- Historically, mining - especially for precious gems such as diamonds - played a large role in Liberia's economy.
- The higher demand for rough diamonds stems from the decline in the stock of polished diamonds at cutting centres.
- Then again, diamonds are way more expensive because diamonds are natural gemstones that are rare and are mined from the earth itself.
- She was wearing a black pants suit and heels, with two diamond stud earrings.
- In clear substances such as diamond and corneal tissue, most electrons are locked up in chemical bonds.
- Long-term prospects are overshadowed by the prospects of a leveling off in diamond mining production.
- Daly presented her with a 5-carat marquis diamond ring.
- The hardest stones, such as diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and sapphires, are normally cut and polished and mounted as jewellery.
- Turn-of-the-century jewelry both here and abroad was dominated by faceted precious stones, with diamonds predominant.
- Once they are mined, cut and polished, diamonds are customarily graded.
- "We have a zero-tolerance attitude towards conflict diamonds ", the President said.
- Just think the only difference between the graphite in your pencil and diamonds is the way that the atoms are arranged.
- The country is also blessed with plenty of precious minerals such as diamonds, gold, emeralds, amethyst which are all waiting to be exploited.
- In mining for precious stones such as diamonds, a method for accurately filtering the gems you want from the surrounding rock and soil is worth its weight in gold.
- Boucheron won the day, and will be auctioning an exquisite brooch of diamonds, rock crystal, topaz and emeralds, with the cash donated to the new foundation.
- De Beers mines about 40 percent of the world's diamonds.
- The grains, however, would have to be made up of a crystalline form of carbon: diamonds.
1.2(precious person)joya femininealhaja feminine
- A ForceFlex bag looks a bit like an overgrown paper towel, with row upon row of embossed diamond shapes.
- Holes were drilled in a diamond pattern every 12 to 15 inches.
- His grey polyester slacks have white diamond shape imprints from leaning against the dusty fence.
- Score the inner side in a diamond pattern with the tip of a small, sharp knife and then cut into 5cm / 2inch squares.
- Forward for midfielder, and Larsson goes to the point of a midfield diamond.
- The earliest item is a Viking bronze sword pommel from the late tenth century incised with diamond shapes and simplified animal forms.
- Do it diagonally in both directions, to make diamond shapes.
- The striking blue diamond shape that dominates the poster is inspired by the cluster of six pyramid-like buildings that comprise the museum complex.
- Hang tiles in a more original way than squarely - perhaps in diamond shapes or with a patterned one here and there.
- This painting consists of circles and diamond shapes interspersed throughout the composition.
- Blast II is a cluster of elongated diamond shapes in two colors of painted softwood that fan out irregularly from a point on the wall.
- When he first struck in Heywood, Rochdale, he was wearing a blue fleece with yellow patches on the shoulders and a fawn crew-necked sweater with a diamond pattern.
- Take a look at the most commonly available diamond shapes and decide what you like best.
- Eriksson's midfield diamond formation did not sparkle against Japan, with Frank Lampard looking unsuited to the holding role.
- The basic pattern of external eye muscles is a diamond shape.
- On the roof, grey Marley tiles were set in diamond pattern.
- When cold, cut the kiribath into diamond shapes.
- She looked overhead and noticed on top of the clock tower, a giant crystal, not as round or red as the one the ship, but a triangular blue diamond shape.
- On our way out of the park again though we saw a cordoned off area of the park, with yellow and black striped tape tied between four trees in a diamond configuration.
- When trying to widen a space, square tiles should be laid in a diamond pattern and rectangular tiles should be laid in a brick or herringbone pattern.
- The six cards in each fail suit are ranked like the six lowest diamonds.
- Regardless of the suit a joker played ‘high’ will defeat any diamond.
(suit)diamantes masculinediamonds is / are trumps — triunfan diamantes
- This is a valid tractor because four in a suit other than diamonds is the next rank above ace.
- Therefore the ace of diamonds is the lowest card of its suit when diamonds are not trumps.
- When the reserve cards are equal the suits rank in descending order: spades, hearts, diamonds, clubs.
- In the game Pusoy Dos, played in the Philippines, the order of suits from high to low is diamonds, hearts, spades, clubs.
- While you are playing hombre and diamonds are trumps, the ace of clubs is not a club, it is a diamond.
- This is an announcement that the declarer will win the last trick with the lowest trump - the 7 in a suit contract or the jack of diamonds in a Grand.
- This deuce can represent any card value 7-10 in the diamond suit only.
- Because of the difference in score, clubs and diamonds are called the minor suits and hearts and spades are the major suits.
- The classic order of suits is hearts above diamonds, and spades above clubs.
- The dealer plays Jack of diamonds (the trump suit) to win control of the circuit.
- This is because the highest trump is the opposite of the flipped up card (opposite of hearts is diamonds and the opposite of spades is clubs).
- If the led card is the 6, you may play any card you wish, being void in the diamond suit and thus unable to follow it.
- For example, playing the queen of hearts indicates to your partner that you have a strong diamonds.
- The point is won by whichever team takes more cards of the coins suit (or diamonds if you are using international cards).
- The familiar suits of hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades were introduced by French cardmakers in the late fifteenth century.
- There are four suits (spades, hearts, diamonds and clubs); however, no suit is higher than another.
- The holder of the three of diamonds adds this extra card to their hand.
- This straight can be of mixed suits, for example: 2 of diamonds, 3 of clubs, 4 of spades, 5 of hearts.
- Each partnership is allowed to have a sustem of agreements on how they will sort the cards of their hands - for example spades on the right and hearts on the left side and clubs and diamonds in the middle.
- One recent day, search crews found an ace of diamonds playing card, a doorknob, a pair of security guard pants, a woman's black wig and a pink toothbrush.
4.1(area inside bases)diamante masculinecuadro masculine
- The three-plus seconds it takes for a straight steal of home to unfold is by far the most adrenaline-filled spectacle on a baseball diamond.
- There was also some square ones oddly enough resembling a baseball diamond… like the one bordering my property perhaps?
- Like Thome, Butler is going to make the slide across the diamond to first base.
- The playing area is delineated by two perpendicular lines that converge at the home plate, the focus point of the diamond made up of four bases - home, first, second and third.
- Walking over from his position at third base, Foy crossed the field toward the first base side of the diamond and delivered his own message to Tillotson.
- I agree with the idea of having each one of the four buttons on the gamepad correspond to their respective bases on the baseball diamond.
- The park also has four baseball diamonds but Niverville does not have a baseball program for children.
- It was my home on the baseball diamond for 12 years, until my high school coach put me on the mound as a junior and made me a pitcher-outfielder my senior year.
- In fact, you might be surprised to find yourself throwing out some choice lines based on what happens on the baseball diamond, to the chagrin of your buddy sitting next to you.
- Here and now, we enjoy some of the greatest players to ever step on a baseball diamond.
- Using a white substance, he drew an outline of a baseball diamond on his street level window.
- Field of Dreams tells the story of a baseball diamond created in a cornfield by Ray Kinsella.
- The Mets would love to add Furcal, even though they would have to convince him to move to the right on the infield diamond and play second base.
4.2(entire field)campo (de béisbol) masculine
- The dozen or so who comprise the film crew rush around on the baseball diamond getting ready for the commercial they are about to shoot.
- To rebuild the baseball diamond at Manzanar is to thank them for retaining their faith in this country, even when they had no reason to do so.
- Home run sluggers are certainly the gladiators of the baseball diamond.
- Along with his pluses on the baseball diamond, Matsui is sure to be a positive from a business perspective.
- Baseball diamonds were bustling with activity all weekend as there were 44 registered teams competing.
- Yes, there was - and not just on major league baseball diamonds.
- My heroes were ballplayers, and every spare minute I had, and even some that I couldn't spare, were spent on the baseball diamond.
- We, like everyone else, have come to expect the extraordinary from Garciaparra on a baseball diamond.
- While in Boston he teamed up with Johnny Sain, another pitcher, and the two became one of the greatest duos ever to grace a baseball diamond.
- He has bowled on the streets of New York and other cities, at outdoor fairs and festivals, and on baseball diamonds and other fields.
- Enter ABC skate shop and the baseball diamond at Tompkin's Square.
- There's an area in front of the baseball diamonds and soccer fields for Frisbee golf.
- I lived only two blocks from high school and grammar school, and there were baseball diamonds and football fields.
- DeJesus can do just about everything on the baseball diamond, and even showed a power spike in the Arizona Fall League.
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