In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Chemistrymetal pesado masculine
- Other fish caught around the once heavily industrialised coasts of Scotland have been found to contain large quantities of heavy metals.
- Severe corrosion may occur in neutral solutions of salts of heavy metals, such as copper, iron and nickel.
- Of course, the technique will eventually be expanded to other heavy metals as well.
- For shallow soil contamination, heavy metals can be stabilized in place.
- Important heavy metals emitted by traffic and industry are lead and copper.
- The slow growth rate is thought to enhance the absorption of heavy metals like copper and cobalt from sea water.
- Toxic wastes can include such material as heavy metals or radioactive material.
- Contamination with lead and other heavy metals is also a possible danger.
- The north of the region is known to contain large deposits of uranium and heavy metals, and the south has copper and oil.
- They also evaluated its ability to stem soil and groundwater contamination by nutrients and heavy metals.
- It is especially effective in removing heavy metals from the body such as mercury and palladium.
- A potential issue arises from the fact that some fish may also contain relatively high levels of toxic heavy metals.
- Despite improvements in emission levels, incinerators still pump out dioxins, heavy metals and acid gases into our atmosphere.
- I have seen the treatment in various stages, and I think that it works to rid the body of mercury and other heavy metals.
- The herbs showed no evidence of contamination by heavy metals or fungi.
- In a number of investigations authors have suggested and provided evidence for the adsorption of heavy metals onto the surface of iron plaques.
- Coal-burning power plants release large amounts of heavy metals, such as mercury.
- Incineration of waste fuel oils without abatement leads to a massive increase in the emissions of heavy metals, especially nickel and vanadium.
- Because they are poisonous, heavy metals are sometimes referred to as toxic metals.
- For example, tobacco plants can absorb heavy metals, mercury, copper, and lead.
2Musicheavy (metal) masculinerock duro masculine
- The two play rough, loud, drunken heavy metal fans, with little or no interest in gainful employment.
- A huge horror fan, he also likes heavy metal music and plays guitar in a band.
- Before I had went to bed last night he was blasting some heavy metal rock music.
- We are being invaded by hard rock, acid rock, punk rock, new wave, and heavy metal music under the guise of religious rock and roll.
- It is a psychedelic homage to the band's heavy metal roots in the early years.
- There was a computer, posters of heavy metal bands, clothes scattered on the floor, and the scent of cologne.
- This means hardcore fans of British heavy metal can finally get some respect.
- I don't think any heavy metal band even plays 28 different notes total in a concert.
- We've convinced everyone that we're one of the best heavy metal bands in the world, we don't know how we did it.
- They have been smart enough to roll with the changes while staying true to their hard rock and heavy metal tunes.
- In fact, fans of gangsta rap or heavy metal are often more timid and shy than other kids, he says.
- Around me, hard rock and heavy metal and elaborate rap music mixed and blared into one loud noise in these streets.
- I woke up to the sounds of rolling thunder banging on my eardrums like some heavy metal band.
- Arnett viewed adolescents' preference for heavy metal music as being related to alienation.
- It will appeal to fans of all rock and heavy metal bands, and will also stock some items of interest to goths.
- The first band was heavy metal, and a substantial mosh pit grew out from the center of the room.
- So you have this heavy metal band, right, and they split up acrimoniously.
- The darkness, not to mention the immaturity, seems an essential element for heavy metal bands.
- Another family of Goths - heavy metal fans who wear entirely black outfits - lay side by side in their five-man tent.
- Contained herein is a list of female members of heavy metal bands.
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