In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(fragment)(metal/rock) desintegrarse(rock/metal) deshacerse
- It was rotten and decayed and completely disintegrated on impact.
- Their job is to kill the bird, sever its head and subject it to a drying process that ensures it does not decay or disintegrate.
- With each backward step, the stone disintegrated beneath his feet and gushed down in sick rock slides on both faces.
- The boat then disintegrated on impact with the water.
- It smashed into the ground, sending debris scattering and disintegrating upon impact.
- To be effective, multivitamin tablets need to disintegrate and dissolve completely.
- Surrounding you is lightweight, aerodynamically engineered sheet metal that disintegrates into millions of large and small fragments when you crash.
- Slowly it began to disintegrate until there was nothing left.
- Although the articles we created from plywood have long since disintegrated through woodworm and decay, memories of our early lives and our innocent preoccupation remain constant.
- Wherever there was an active coastal airfield you might find wrecks, either from accidents or shootings-down, but most planes that crashed into the sea disintegrated on impact.
- Some were from two hundred years previous to this day, and it was a small wonder that they had not simply decayed and disintegrated into nothingness.
- It spun across the road into the path of oncoming vehicles and disintegrated on impact.
- Hard to believe that 500 million billion tonnes of ice sheet has disintegrated in less than a month.
- These data suggest that the front of the aircraft disintegrated essentially upon impact but, in the process, opened up a hole allowing the trailing portions of the fuselage to pass into the building.
- Bring soup to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for one hour or until peas have disintegrated.
- The front of the car had disintegrated and debris was all over the road.
- It's not much of a guide to anything, except that the car won't disintegrate in the next 20 minutes.
- Roberta does not have a television and will not watch films on video, whereas Eric will happily watch his favourites until the tapes disintegrate.
- Such vehicles are often incapable of sustaining any collision and disintegrate at the slightest impact.
- Seeing things break, disintegrate, or explode, at absolutely no personal risk to yourself, lights up some primitive reptilian part of our brain with searing glee.
2(fall apart)(rocket) desintegrarse
3(lose cohesion)(empire/movement) desintegrarse
- But history shows that even most prosperous civilisations have decayed and disintegrated if it did not have a nationalistic ideology.
- The video features a seemingly ‘perfect ‘family, but later shows how the family disintegrates.’
- Through these characters, we get a sense of the ambiguous nature of war and are able to understand why and how families disintegrate during war.
- On the other hand, of course, partly because of traditional problems, partly because of new problems since the fall of the Soviet Union, a great many families have disintegrated.
- What I disliked and thought was untrue to the series was the way that the group disintegrated with that death.
- Families and communities disintegrate under the crushing burden of drug addiction.
- Lindsay's family was disintegrating and she didn't know why.
- When government moves in, community retreats, civil society disintegrates, and our ability to control our own destiny atrophies.
- As families disintegrated under economic and psychological pressures, children became casualties.
- Victor Cherkashin served in the KGB from 1952, when Stalin was still in power, until the Soviet Union disintegrated in 1991.
- His argument is that in some instances members may leave the group and the group finally disintegrates.
- Many have disconnected from their society as communities disintegrate, partly because few have the time to contribute to their local community and build local support systems.
- Civilized societies disintegrated into pieces as people went mad and insane, searching for the light that they knew was supposed to exist.
- So the performances that bind the crowd may also push the boundaries of the crowd until it disintegrates.
- The man whose kin group has disintegrated, probably as a consequence of tribal fighting, is able to take on a new social identity, with new kinsmen and women.
- Instead, the dogmatic ideologists passively watched the movement disintegrate, until it simply collapsed to no avail and vanished from the Israeli political scene.
- She said: ‘I think to do preventative work stops families disintegrating.’
- Supplemented by members of the English colony from Narva which disintegrated under the impact of the war, St Petersburg's British community rapidly assumed a prominent economic and social position.
- But, at the same time, his family was disintegrating.
- Eventually families disintegrated altogether, leaving thousands of homeless foundlings roaming the countryside in a desperate search for food and comfort.
- The collision causes the atoms to disintegrate into more basic particles.
- When a radioactive nucleus disintegrates by emitting an alpha or beta particle, it changes into a different nucleus - that is, one with a different number of protons and/or neutrons.
- They suggested that the atoms of a radioactive element disintegrate spontaneously to form atoms of another element.
- Alpha radiation is the stream of alpha particles emitted when radioactive materials disintegrate.
- Alpha decay occurs when an atomic nucleus disintegrates by emitting alpha particles.
1(metal/rock) desintegrar(rock/metal) deshacer
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