In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Zoology Botany(animal/species) domesticado(plant) aclimatado
- Gatherers find food from plants they find in nature, and farmers plant seeds saved from domesticated crops.
- The dog was domesticated in the subcontinent towards the end of the Mesolithic period.
- Maize was domesticated from its wild progenitor, teosinte, between 6,250 and 10,000 years ago in a single domestication event.
- Surely, a puppy is neither tame nor domesticated.
- How does Diamond explain the fact that domesticable American apples and grapes were not domesticated until the arrival of Europeans?
- How did plants develop from single cell organisms to become the many and various domesticated plants we have today?
- In general, the faunal remains seem to suggest increasing use of domesticated animals over time.
- Domesticated rats make ideal pets for anyone, especially children.
- Remains of domesticated cattle dating to 6,500 B.C. have been found in Turkey and other sites in the Near East.
- The potato, which was first domesticated by ancient Andean farmers, has been a staple in the region ever since.
- Also of interest is whether variation observed at the phytochrome loci in domesticated sorghum, or in particular races, is a result of human selection.
- Domesticated tetraploid cottons existed in the New World by 3500-2300 BC.
- The first thing is that domesticated rats do not carry the Bubonic Plague.
- Llamas were first domesticated more than 5,000 years ago in the Peruvian highlands.
- These changes were sufficient to add the bean to the list of domesticated plants.
- In tomato, fruit weight and size distinctly differ between the domesticated and wild tomato species.
- They have never been domesticated like a dog or cat has been.
- Pastoral societies also preserve the cultural importance of this largest of domesticated species.
- The shift from surf to turf corresponds with the arrival of domesticated animals in Great Britain.
- The guinea pig had already been domesticated by the Inca of Peru, for whom it was an important food.
- Wheat was the first domesticated crop and is the youngest polyploid species among the agricultural crops.
- Subsequent trade or human migration with dogs in tow probably spread the domesticated animals to the rest of the world.
- In one study of 68 newly domesticated yams, just under a quarter were biochemically and morphologically very similar to existing varieties.
- However, milk-producing ruminant animals were domesticated about 10,000 years ago, according to archaeological evidence.
- The harsh North American climate quickly shaped the domesticated European cats.
- In Asia, domesticated elephants are still used in the logging industry.
- Jack beans, chili peppers, and peanuts were all domesticated in the same region.
- Laboratory rats are domesticated albino strains of the Norway rat.
- Thus, the Himalayas can be considered a region of domesticated barley diversification.
- The farmers classify yams as wild or domesticated based on their appearance.
- Most pets and domesticated animals receive vaccinations against rabies.
- These highly domesticated blossoms carry overtones of the convivial rituals of patrician social life.
- Sheep are thought to be the first domesticated livestock.
- Thailand has about 2,000-2,500 domesticated Asian elephants.
- The turkey was originally domesticated in Mexico.
- It is among the oldest of domesticated peppers, and was grown up to as much as 5000 years ago.
- Three species exist both as wild and domesticated wheats, einkorn, emmer, and breadwheat.
- The selected stimuli had some of the traditional traits of domesticated plants - food and fuel.
2humorous(of person)she's not very domesticated — no es una mujer muy de su casa
- he's thoroughly domesticated now — ahora está totalmente domesticado
- In fact, you in the UK are the most domesticated people on earth.
- But the cuddly domesticated Osborne was far less eccentric, and far less distinctive, than his onstage persona had led audiences to expect.
- Our husbands and partners, she declares, have been domesticated to the point of emasculation.
- You combine dual aspects by being ambitious professionally and domesticated in the home and family situations.
- He actually enjoys becoming domesticated.
- True, Harvey is allowed to be a bit flirty, but essentially Harvey is presented as a very domesticated Mary.
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