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(more powerful)(force/party/influence/nation) dominantedominant market position — posición dominante en el mercado
- The moral of the story so far is this: don't become the clearly dominant power unless you are able to preserve your position through cunning diplomacy, or you are large enough to make the dash for victory.
- To make progress in their struggle for equality, they needed to wrest power from their own dominant strata.
- Only the largest and most dominant males have the opportunity to breed.
- However, the second half of the month was wet and windy as Atlantic depressions became the dominant influence, some of which owed their origins to former hurricanes.
- The romantics are moralistic, rebellious against the perceived dominant power, and combative against any who appear to stray from the true path.
- He argues that historically the reaction of lesser states has been determined more by the potential power of the dominant state than by its actual behaviour or avowed intentions.
- It has, since the 1960s, been the dominant influence on education policy on both sides of the Atlantic.
- The emergence of improvement as a dominant ideology derived from three of its characteristics.
- Any firm with the market power attendant upon a dominant position has the potential to do this.
- Larger individuals generally are socially dominant, and so compete better for food resources.
- Economically, however, the paper remains dominant in its market.
- How has all this misleading language become so dominant across the political spectrum?
- Geopolitics, history and common sense all indicate that a dominant power chooses its own policies without being influenced by the special wishes of others - however friendly.
- However, she disobeys her orders and resists the dominant powers with little effort.
- The peace settlement left it in a potentially dominant position in Europe, wounded but not seriously hurt.
- They will not be the dominant power for long anyway.
- Moreover, the development of a dominant ideology deserves a mention in this context.
- By the 1930s, it had become the dominant paradigm in American experimental psychology.
- It has moved from being a dominant power which most often works through a sort of informal consensus to one that increasingly seeks to act through dictation.
- His powerful and sometimes dominant influence on Austrian politics is a result of the refusal of the other official parties to seriously take him on.
1.2(predominant)(crop/industry) predominante(crop/industry) preponderante(pattern/topic) dominante(pattern/topic) preponderante
- Perennial woody plants are the dominant species in many ecosystems of the world and have significant ecological and economic importance.
- Fluctuations in the productivity of dominant plant species should also have a significant impact on complex food webs in forest ecosystems.
- In the hotter climates of southwest Asia and Africa, a ‘mutant’ with only one hump, the Dromedary, became the dominant species.
- In an environment with moving sand, tolerance to partial burial seems to be a requisite for the dominant plant species.
- Sandy areas at the study site can be classified into two habitat types based on mobility of the sand and on the dominant perennial plant species.
2Music Ecology Biologydominante
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