In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(deed)contrato solemne masculine
- At the dawn of the twentieth-century, baby farms provoked sensation, newspapers advertised babies, and indentures and deeds were still used to exchange children.
- The two halves of the indenture, preserved in the Records Office of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, show that Shakespeare was represented by his brother Gilbert.
- Similarly, violations of bondholder rights by persons other than the company generally will not result in a breach of the bond indenture, since these persons are not party to the indenture.
- By an indenture of the same date executed by them, the Somerset Estate was appointed and transferred to the 4th Duke.
- The name Sheldon appears alongside those of Shakespeare's friends in Warwickshire indentures and conveyances, and in the medical casebook of Shakespeare's son-in-law.
2indentures plural(of apprenticeship)contrato de aprendizaje masculine
- His medical training began in 1820 with his indenture to a local surgeon.
- Fortunately he was literate and his indenture involved legal training.
- After Xavier bought out my indentures, I was presented with a number of careers.
- The company employing him went bankrupt, his indentures were cancelled and he was now totally without any future.
- Paddy can be clever and quick-witted enough when presented with an opportunity to shirk the duties set forth in his indentures, but otherwise he's as weak-minded as a fish.
- Apprentices' indentures issued by the Edinburgh College of Surgeons in the 1720s forbad trainees to exhume the dead - which suggests that they had been doing so.
- Apprenticeship indentures from the 1880s make interesting reading.
- Shakespeare was married at the age of 19 to Anne Hathaway, probably before his indenture to the butcher was over.
- We note that in The Parish of St Pancras case an attorney's clerk, articled by indenture, was held to be an apprentice and to gain a settlement as such for poor law purposes.
1to be indentured — estar ligado a un maestro por un contrato de aprendizaje
- Families rather than indentured servants went to Massachusetts, and to Connecticut, which received a royal charter in 1662.
- He left school at 16 years of age, with no idea what he wanted to do, so his father indentured him as an apprentice in his company.
- Yes, we should all live within our budget, even government, lest we all become indentured servants.
- The employment bureau furnished the information necessary to know that a worker was indentured and should not be lured away.
- Most often these children were indentured to a master for maintenance in return for their labor.
- Slave, servant, indentured servant, serf, it all meant the same to me.
- Instead single parents indentured their children and many others came from the poorhouse and other asylums.
- They actually want you to treat them like indentured servants!
- In the traditional way, he was indentured as a welder and began his apprenticeship at the Technical College.
- But it also vigorously polemicised on behalf of Indian indentured labourers.
- It was also the day when indentured servants were given the day off to celebrate with their families.
- He was indentured to a baker who had a Masters degree in pastry cooking, and was acknowledged as one of the best chefs in the locality.
- People from different parts of India, now called Indo-Fijians, came to work as indentured laborers on sugar plantations.
- She is hopelessly indentured to her wicked stepmother who treats her like a voluptuous doormat.
- In Austria there were major and minor nobles, small farmers who were freemen, indentured farmers and serfs.
- In the 1860s they had brought Indian indentured labourers to work in the sugarcane plantations of Natal.
- The Indian population also became largely urban as indentured workers left the sugar estates.
- Most of us are indentured to one or another degree to any of a number of physical and psychological desires.
- Following the abolition of slavery in 1835, Indian indentured labourers were introduced to work the sugar plantations.
- In the 19th century, most of the brothels of the East were staffed by Japanese girls, or they were sold to factories as indentured textile workers.
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