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(of animals, plants, humans)crecimiento masculine
- These new pills increase growth in both fast and slow twitch muscle fibres.
- Large plants therefore have higher growth rates, lower mortality and higher leaf water potentials.
- Among the benefits of such optimization would be a reduced need for irrigation and more rapid plant growth.
- This allows more rapid growth than for a plant starting out from a seed, which has limited food reserves.
- Recently, the park authorities have measured the height of the birds and there has been a considerable growth.
- My wife asked me if, as a tree grows, the bottom branches move up with the growth.
- What to Plant - Species whose growth habit and mature size conforms to the size and shape you are looking for.
- The rapid growth of the city as well as a lack of maintenance has put an enormous strain on public infrastructure.
- If your seedlings lose their growth momentum, fast growing vegetation will overtake them.
- Planning is essential for this very strong-growing clematis which will put on an enormous amount of growth in one season.
- The adults were removed and the growth of the progeny was monitored twice a day until the next generation of eggs appeared.
- These units then have the potential to increase in size during growth of the animal.
- It's simple: to help push your muscle growth to new heights, you need to time your protein intake.
- Unplanned growth and the rapid increase in the number of vehicles are among the main reasons.
- The changes are actually a tribute to the city, a recognition that rapid growth forces nearly everyone to do things differently.
- They varied greatly in age, size, growth rate, and geographical areas covered.
- But the unchecked growth of this fastest growing city in Asia is robbing it of its green cover.
- In particular, size and growth rate are related to movement behavior in a complex manner.
- The symptoms of an aneurysm depend on its size and rate of growth.
- We found no difference in growth rate or size of individuals as a function of coating thickness.
1.2(personal development)crecimiento personal masculine
- She stresses the need for facilitating both physical and mental growth of children.
- They should also benefit from broader opportunities for personal growth and development.
- The above concepts are useful to guide personal growth and development.
- And we believe in demonstrating a commitment to personal growth through training and development.
- It also helped develop a positive attitude towards their personal growth and development.
- I think it's integral for the growth of our religion to continue to grow and evolve.
- Some people see the process of growth and development as very simple.
- Such findings could be clues to the problems with mental and physical growth that these children face.
- The result is a sublime and surreal saga of self-discovery and personal growth, of existential doubt and doubtful existences.
- To ensure people's prosperity, growth and development, the government needs to be efficient.
- Many Eastern breathing practices help you develop physical strength, spiritual growth and inner peace.
- This mental growth or development is dependent on maturation of the nervous system and on experience.
- This Meditation is a technique developed to achieve spiritual growth and illumination.
- Both groups of babies showed normal, healthy physical growth and their overall development fell within accepted norms.
- An increasing number of children suffer from stunted physical growth and slow mental development.
- The temple can serve to foster spiritual growth and development.
- It generates a sense of wellbeing and energy and is a powerful tool for personal development and spiritual growth.
- Noteworthy changes after treatment, such as spiritual change or personal growth, might not be measurable.
- Each archetype/aspect of Deity is a vehicle to spiritual growth and development.
- This teaching accounted for much of their spiritual growth and development of character.
2.1masculine crecimientomasculine aumento
- Is that explosive rate of population growth in this country sustainable?
- The growth in imports is, among other things, already straining the food safety system.
- The survey, taken last November, shows that order intake from the UK was still growing but the growth had slowed.
- Our growth confirms that we are the fastest growing political party in the country.
- The numbers of first-time buyers is likely to increase as earnings growth outstrips house price growth in 2005.
- The numbers of consultants need to increase, but growth in non-medical and nursing staff also needs to be greater.
- This figure might be viewed as the product of high demand meeting artificially low supply rather than being based on steady growth in rental values.
- The problem is not growth in the population per se, but growth of the unskilled.
- The fund's value increases each year in line with the average growth in wages.
- The sales director forecast further growth in both transactions and values in second-hand luxury units.
- By extension, growth in human population leads to an increase in demand for food, water and other natural resources.
- The continued growth in house values across Scotland suggests no imminent return to the nightmare of negative equity.
- A growth in the amount of books on herbs and their properties also begins later in the century.
- The large amount resulted from a growth in income and an increase in subscribers.
- Demographic growth and economic expansion have given the Turks increased weight in world affairs.
- The second cause was growth in the cost of imported materials.
- The region has been ranked as the second fastest growing in the UK, with a growth of 240,000 people in the past 10 years.
- If you pay only the interest every month, you rely on growth in the value of the property to clear the capital debt.
- There continues to be an aversion to tax increases and growth in government.
- Passenger growth is likely to grow significantly over the next five years.
2.2Businessmasculine crecimientomasculine desarrollofeminine expansiónmasculine aumento
2.3(of influence, affection)aumento masculinegrowth in popularity/importance/status — aumento de popularidad/importancia/prestigio
3.1(what grows)prune away the dead branches to make way for the new growth — pode las ramas secas para dejar crecer los brotes nuevos
- several days' growth of beard — una barba de varios días
3.2Medicinebulto masculinetumor masculine
- Fibroids are benign growths (not cancer) in the muscular wall of the uterus.
- It can be effective in the treatment of cancerous growths, because malignant cells are more sensitive than normal body cells: the radiation can be applied to a particular area, whilst the rest of the body is shielded from it.
- Most pituitary tumors are noncancerous, nonspreading growths (adenomas).
- Often called the silent killer, colon cancer is believed to begin when polyps or small benign growths evolve into cancer.
- This is the start of a cancerous growth, or cancer tumour.
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