In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(defensive works)fortificación feminine
- They scurried to plant batteries, dig trenches and strengthen their fortifications.
- Probably most agricultural societies in world history built defensive fortifications of wood.
- By providing increased firepower, it both made fortification more difficult, and undermined the power of cavalry.
- The wall is part of the castle fortifications and if the weather is warm enough to use the terrace you can hear the piper on the ramparts.
- However, she believes that challenges emerge when processors attempt to move beyond such basic fortification.
- Consequently, many army and navy officers urged improvements in U.S. armaments and urged a program of new coastal fortification.
- In the past, nutrition programs for iron fortification and the ingestion of iron preparations have been widely practiced because of the seriousness of worldwide iron deficiency.
- Burrington believes consumers have an interest in seeing fortification, in general, across the dairy sector.
- Each category within the industry markets its items to one population segment or another, whether through flavor variety, nutritional fortification or manner of use.
- His fortifications at Bunker Hill set a standard of service for engineers that continues to this day.
- Such a position could solve the choice issue, but this strategy has not proved effective for fortification.
- When I was a kid, high walled fortifications were virtually impenetrable to infantry or cavalry.
- Because up to one half of pregnancies are unplanned and neural tube defects often occur before many women are aware that they are pregnant, food fortification is particularly important.
- The fortifications surrounding the wall will be some 100 metres wide.
- Current recommendations for general food fortification likely will benefit only older children and adults who consume sufficient quantities of these foods.
- The fortification process simply restores the product to its original healthy profile.
- He built and strengthened fortifications on the coast with a view to protecting the outer flank of the State from invasions from the sea.
- Although fixed fortifications can deter assault, they have one exploitable weakness: their immobility.
- Where dietary and food processing conditions are favourable, fortification can be effective quickly and at low cost.
- The case for promoting fortification of foods with zinc in developing countries may seem strong, but experience of how best to do it is limited and it may not be a suitable approach in many countries.
- He did so, promptly, blasting his way through any walls or fortifications he came across.
- In the early 920s Edward the Elder recovered the town, and built fortifications and a connecting bridge.
- Improved protective designs for field fortifications and base camps have been developed for field forces.
- The folic acid could be taken as tablets by high risk patients, and possibly supplied to the general public through food fortification or a combination of both.
- However, the very lack of distance had been identified by the Germans and they had built massive fortifications all around the area.
- Using survey data, ARS researchers examine diets as a factor in select diseases and help public policy officials make decisions about food safety and food fortification.
- Mortars were originally developed for siege warfare to lob munitions over walls and other fortifications.
- It was built about 1370 as part of the fortifications on the east wall of the city.
- There are also remains of old castles and medieval fortifications and magnificent examples of rural homesteads.
- Furthermore, illegal fortifications violate the DMZ virtually to the centerline.
- This timeframe would be used to bolster beach fortifications and supply depots.
- Nonetheless, the abundant forests of Russia and New Zealand had a greater impact on war and fortification than war and fortification had upon the forests.
- Not about to sit by idly as other categories steal their calcium franchise, dairy processors have turned to fortification to recapture share of stomach.
- Despite all of the attention currently focused on low-carb and fortification in the dairy sector, some consumers still want their milk and ice cream without all the nips and tucks.
- His fieldwork has spanned the millennia - from Stone Age remains in Scotland to Second World War fortifications.
- In some measure, this attitude to fortification reflected the contemporary state of military engineering art in the West and Russia.
- We battled for folic acid fortification - and we won!
- A much more realistic option is to start with soup, and if you need a little more fortification, slug some brandy into your coffee.
- It proved to be a Bronze Age culture, its economy well developed and prosperous but with no defensive fortifications to protect it.
- Over the next few years, millions of tons of cement and steel were used to build defensive fortifications.
2(act of fortifying)fortificación feminineI could do with a little fortification — no me vendría mal un reconstituyente humorous
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