In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Many of the most ancient gold mines, and some of the more famous ones from modern times, were simple gold-bearing quartz - pyrite veins in faults and other fractures in rocks.
- When fractures occur, the bone is not always broken completely.
- A previous spinal fracture is an important risk factor for subsequent hip fractures in both men and women.
- All indicate that, even at the greatest depths, the rocks are fractured and the fractures contain aqueous fluids.
- My back was broken in two places - one break and one compressed fracture.
- Conditions such as an uncorrected fracture of the shin bone, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis or Paget's disease can distort the ends of the bones and cause knock knee in adults.
- The latter do not include typical pegmatite minerals and appear mainly along the tectonic fractures present at this locality.
- For an older person a hip fracture is a devastating injury that greatly increases disability and mortality.
- He had a skull fracture, was in serious shock and had a compound leg fracture.
- Stress fractures are partial fractures, often hairline cracks in the bone, caused by repeated stress.
- Severe pain over a bone might indicate a fracture or an injury to a ligament.
- Along with the fractures, bone chips, and muscle strains, I received scars on my back, arms and shoulders, my forehead, and my knees.
- As the magma in the intruding sill moves updip, the tensile stress on an intersecting fracture above the sill becomes greater, and the tensile strength of the sediments becomes less.
- Bone scanning is sensitive but not specific for detecting stress fractures, healing fractures, infections and tumors.
- Where limestone occurs adjacent to ironstone, it shows various stages of replacement by chert and hematitic material parallel to bedding and along fractures.
- This situation raises numerous possibilities for mineral reactions, especially when the fractures transect different rock types.
- Direct injury to the spine may cause a bone fracture anywhere along your vertebral column.
- If a break occurred in the skin overlying the fracture, it must be considered an open fracture, necessitating orthopedic referral.
- Quakes radiate along fault lines, which often are existing fractures in the rock but can also be created by a new line of breakage.
2(crack)fisura femininegrieta feminine
1Medicine(shoulder/arm/bone) fracturarshe fractured her arm — se fracturó el brazo
- Just because your ribs don't hurt when you poke them, does not mean you didn't fracture or break your ribs.
- She had a fractured left ankle and a right wrist so badly broken that the bone went through her skin.
- His leg was broken, his cheekbone and nose fractured and he spent eight days in hospital.
- I got injured a lot, mostly broken wrists and collar-bones, but one Christmas I fractured my pelvis at Limerick and was out for four or five months.
- Three of her ribs had been fractured and her wrist broken.
- It is quite impossible to conceive of a more serious attempt at killing someone than this because his skull was fractured and bone went into his brain.
- Signs of osteoporosis include joint pain, difficulty standing or sitting up straight, or fracturing a bone without much force or impact.
- He testified that his father broke her nose and fractured her ribs.
- The girl broke shattered her pelvis in two places, fractured her left arm and broke her thumb.
- It doesn't always work: Five years ago in the Alps she landed badly on a jump, breaking her pelvis and fracturing a vertebra.
- The scaphoid is the most commonly fractured bone of the wrist.
- The mammalian liver can regenerate if a part of it is removed, the antlers of male deer regenerate each year, and fractured bones can mend by a regenerative process.
- I had fractured the bone above the knee and the unbroken part was responding to the reaction of foot movement, but there was no connection, a most eerie sensation.
- During podium training, she landed short on a tumbling pass, fracturing her fibula and tearing ligaments in her ankle.
- She has never required any surgical procedures or fractured any bones.
- While riding another horse, he fell and shattered his collarbone, broke his shoulder, and fractured his ribs.
- He fractured both legs, broke his right ankle and had deep cuts to his forehead.
- It was also severely burned and had fractured bones and skull.
- A 55 year-old man broke his pelvis and fractured both his legs.
- He fractured his neck, and broke an arm and collarbone.
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- I kicked and the water fractured, shattered into hundreds of ripples that milled out and scattered over the lake's surface.
- Old and isolated ash stood torn and fractured and afflicted with black balls of fungi.
- The development of extensional and shear fractures in volcanic areas is usually related to magma emplacement at shallow crustal levels.
- The methodology is based on the integration of a geomechanical reservoir description into fracturing design.
- The satellite images used in the study also showed the lower parts of the glaciers fracturing and disintegrating in response to the loss of the ice shelf.
- Blast-enhanced fracturing is a process used at sites with fractured bedrock formations.
- In particular he studied magma flow beneath the Earth's surface to obtain a better understanding of volcanic eruptions when magma flows through fractures in the Earth's surface.
- Typically hydraulic fracturing is conducted in vertical boreholes.
- She used locally quarried andesite, a brittle stone that fractures into sharp, angular shapes and has a sparkly surface.
- His characters are fractured, broken people, who find happiness too late and too unsatisfactorily, if at all.
- Everyone adores this brilliant fractured fairy story and love to sing along and anticipate their favourite lines.
- As the characters descend into madness, the camera work also begins to fracture and break down.
- The process enhances flakability by reducing fracture toughness, a measure of a stone's resistance to fracture propagation.
- It shows fractured blocks of ancient sedimentary rock separated by recent sand dunes.
- In the past, areas of Swindon had experienced peaks of high pressure that sometimes led to leakage, burst pipes and fractured mains.
- In fact the opening title track is a bit orchestral, though swamped with shortwave radio static and increasingly fractured, distorted bursts of strings, organ and guitar.
- I squeezed the thing in my claw until it fractured and splintered into a spray of shards and powder.
- Broken columns of rock fractured from the face are tumbled like a game of jackstraws below.
- This inequality leads to fracturing within the stone and eventual disintegration.
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