In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of harvest, crop)rebusca feminine
2(of information)masculine fragmentosdatos masculine
- His writings about aspects of Chinese life combine published information, his own observations, and gleanings from his sources in China.
- Three sets of comments are printed on each page: standard historical and philological notes; gleanings from mid-rashic theological reflections; and ethical advice for today's Conservative Jews.
- He devoted just over 1 page to these remains in the course of a four-page article on miscellaneous gleanings buried in the deep Sahara.
- Chapter three represents the author's gleanings from the aforementioned 175 peninsular cases the author found mainly in the Sevillian Archive of the Indies.
- The result is not a complete picture but a fragmented collage made up of one man's gleanings.
- So by applying our model (Reading, Navigating, Interacting) and our short list of gleanings, there are all sorts of things that can be done to browsers to make them better.
- It's reminiscent of other press gleanings, except that he makes no pretense that his work is objective.
- These are gleanings not from your run-of-the-mill general knowledge ready-reckoner, but rather from a directory of, by and perhaps for doctors.
- Next week it's all about music: spiritual gleanings from the multicultural arts festival, Carnivale, including Byzantine chant.
- Suffering several weeks of temporary lameness, I have been taking taxis a good deal, and offer a few gleanings from recent experience.
- Warships are therefore hermetically-sealed custodians of separate vernacular languages, or gleanings from them.
- Several minutes later, after reading each result, he filtered the information and ran the gleanings back out onto the dummy websites he'd set up.
- All of it was furnished with what looked like gleanings from someone's attic - hill station style.
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