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(of river)desviación feminine
- Continuously increasing the fiscal deficit and diversion of larger funds to consumption rather than investment hurts it more.
- According to him, the sewage diversion plan can make a big difference.
- A diversion is planned for users of the footpath so that it runs to the south of Marine Lake.
- The power outage no doubt was the product of the continued diversion of resources and lack of investment in basic infrastructure.
- Aside from the slight diversion into the life story of his brother's weird friend, it had been a relatively normal session.
- Of course, some literal sensual diversion is nice too.
- Dam building and river diversion have become commonplace.
- According to the prospectus ‘the litigation could result in substantial costs and diversion of resources’.
- Long term planning and commitment to the programme have helped to prevent diversion of resources.
- But in the case of the big river diversion schemes this sequence took a more intelligent course.
- With bypass procedures and biliopancreatic diversion, success is even greater.
- In the past there have been cases of over-expenditure and diversion of some resources.
- But he can often turn that diversion into something positive.
- A ‘water war’ has also erupted over Castile-La Mancha's diversion of the River Tajo at Murcia's expense.
1.2(of funds)malversación feminine
- And finally, it acknowledges that 100 per cent diversion is impossible, since garbage will never just disappear.
- Also, funds earmarked for aviation always risk political diversion or delay in favor of other more favored projects.
- Similar water diversion plans by upstream non-Indian users severely degraded Walker River Reservation resources as well.
- Province-wide and country-wide, extended producer warranty legislation is the only way to reach 100 per cent waste diversion.
- Mel championed a recycling and composting plan that will push Toronto to the forefront of waste diversion in North America.
- In such states, the risk of diversion of funds and of corruption is extremely high.
- The Reserve Bank of India has detected over 1,000 cases of fund diversion by corporate bodies.
- He foreshadowed the imposition of new taxes and the diversion of funds allocated for development work to military spending.
- We already know their plan includes diversion of current payroll taxes, something that will weaken, not strengthen, Social Security.
1.3British Transportdesvío masculinedesviación feminine
- Gardai operated traffic diversions through Rathduff and Pollavaddy until the road was reopened two hours later.
- There will be traffic diversions, contra-flow systems and some road closures during the course of the work.
- Drivers can expect a string of temporary traffic lights and diversions in the coming months as nearly £1m of road repairs begin.
- The road was blocked and diversions set up through Laneshawe Bridge.
- Some side roads will also be temporarily closed with appropriate diversion routes added.
- Residents of Netherlands Avenue were furious after their road was used as a diversion onto Huddersfield Road.
- The road is the emergency diversion route for Ewell Road traffic.
- Road closures and diversions will be in place from Monday as Leeds City Council starts resurfacing roads through the town centre.
- The Woodenbridge / Aughrim Road is closed for extensive road repairs diversions are in operation.
- There will be a number of traffic diversions in operation during the day.
- Signed diversion routes will be used to direct traffic around the closure.
- A signed diversion route around the inner ring road will be in operation for the duration of the work.
- Tiny rural roads used as diversions were brought to a standstill by lorries trying to find a way around the chaos.
- Then I got tangled in a confusion of traffic jams, roadworks, diversions and obscure road signs.
- The council says the work will take up to two months to complete and will lead to road closures and bus diversions.
- In this case the council had acquired a plot of land in 1955, for the purpose of constructing a road diversion.
- Buses and other heavy vehicles will be banned for at least three days with diversions along Market Road.
- Traffic is flowing freely over Salisbury's Skew Bridge again this week, after 16 months of queues, road closures and diversions.
- To accommodate the works, temporary traffic diversions will be used as required.
- Temporary measures have been put in place, including traffic lights and diversions.
(distraction)diversión femininedivertimiento estratégico masculineyou create a diversion and I'll make my escape — tú los distraes mientras yo me escapo
3formal(amusement)diversión feminineentretenimiento masculine
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