In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2(in gymnastics)voltereta hacia atrás feminine
- On balance beam, she performed a flip-flop to Arabian that was solid but thrown after a long pause before the combination.
- Her routine included a full-twisting flip-flop and triple twist dismount.
- Patterson fell off the beam on a flip-flop to piked full, but earned the top mark on floor exercise.
- She dropped to sixth after falling from balance beam (gainer flip-flop to Onodi), and scored 8.850 on floor exercise in the final round.
- On balance beam, Khorkina mounted with a round-off layout to two feet, immediate flip-flop, layout step-out.
- On balance beam she fell on her flip-flop to tucked full, and crashed her whip-double pike on floor.
- Equally renowned was her power on balance beam, where she tumbled a very high back layout to two feet, and dismounted with two flip-flops to a full-twisting double back.
- The team was forced to count two falls from Pavlova, who missed a Jaeger on uneven bars, and fell on a flip-flop, layout on balance beam.
- On balance beam, Neijssen fell on a flip-flop, full; and van Leeuwen missed her layout mount and had other wobbles.
- Ukraine's Olga Roschupkina went first, and fell almost immediately on her flip-flop to two layouts.
- Also on balance beam, Yarotskaya performed a gainer flip-flop to Onodi, and an aerial-side somi combination.
- The three-time Olympian fell on her mount (front salto on) and later on a flip-flop.
3USinformal(reversal of policy)giro de 180 grados masculineviraje de 180 grados masculineto do a flip-flop — dar un giro / viraje de 180 grados
- Stop the flip-flop on Hydro and get serious about our electrical needs.
- Just witness one former governor's flip-flop on the issue of driver's licenses for illegal aliens.
- After his flip-flop on Kyoto last week, he is at it again this week.
- Then there's the governor's suspicious flip-flop on a tax break for the insurance industry.
- And having achieved his narrow victory, the famous flip-flop on fundamental issues was second nature to him.
- There has been an absolute flip-flop on health funding.
- We have seen an incredible flip-flop on the nuclear policy by this Party.
- Every time he was asked, he was not quite sure, or he did a flip-flop on policy.
- Teachers said the major reason they have had difficulties in teaching the new materials were related to educational policy flip-flops, that have left them confused.
- The government is still micro-meddling in business, and the abrupt flip-flop highlights their inconsistent policy-making.
- Regular policy flip-flops by the government have alienated the business community, which feels it has been left out of the loop.
- Even more perplexing is his flip-flop on this issue.
- Policy flip-flops will only confuse matters and cause people to lose faith in the government's reform measures.
- It was important that they were allowed to slug it out over the so-called flip-flop on that legislation.
- That is one issue, but of course there is an even bigger flip-flop on an issue that is very close to many New Zealanders' hearts.
- But he was insisting that his recent abject flip-flop had not made him look like complete idiots in the eyes of the international legal community.
- Do members remember the flip-flop on apprenticeships?
- This was followed by his flip-flop on the testing for salmonella in hamburger meat served in school lunch programs.
- The repeated policy flip-flops of the Greens have undermined the base of that party as well.
- His flip-flop on this issue makes him open to criticism.
4Computing Electronicsflip-flop masculine
- I built a flip-flop circuit, flipped the switch, watched the relay click on and remain on.
- John did this by waving a small quartz crystal pendulum over the resistor, which was either passing current, or not - depending on the position of a simple flip-flop relay inside the circuit box.
- In state 0, when the flip-flop receives an input pulse, it flips to state 1 but does nothing else.
- In one embodiment, the storage element is a data latch comprising a clock-enabled inverter serially coupled with a flip-flop.
- When this flip-flop is triggered, it provides an output to the pulse generator to start the experiment in synchrony with the video signal.
2(in gymnastics)dar una voltereta hacia atrás
3USinformal(reverse policy)dar un viraje de 180 grados
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