In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(climate/housing) insalubre(climate/housing) malsano
- I went into this most insalubrious place with little gnome-like people hunched over indescribable pictures, and I asked the man for this Tokyo Rose.
- Moreover, when the taxed-out or squeezed-out peasant moved to the insalubrious factory barracks, he became part of an ill-paid, unhealthy, unskilled, and uneducated proletariat which was a social problem in itself.
- He is from Pera which is a very insalubrious area of Istanbul.
- He reminded me of a bad guy out of a western movie - a heartless hombre silhouetted in the doorway of some insalubrious saloon.
- With the one-bed Gorgie flat set to increase by almost £10000 over the next year, all but the most insalubrious Edinburgh locations will be off limits to single buyers on budgets.
- Shortly before his death he separated from his second wife and went to live in an insalubrious suburb of Paris.
- The Asian fusion restaurant is in the Cathedral Quarter, it's exquisite interior in stark contrast to the insalubrious back street it's located on.
- William reserves his disgust for the insalubrious hotels on the circuit and the presence of underagers on the streets.
- The old model authorized intervention at the local level and also justified public works projects that improved water and sewage systems and cleared away insalubrious housing.
- Dudley and Lola try not to let their insalubrious surroundings get in the way of their weekend.
- He damned the owners of the CPR and the banks, and all the other vested interests who scurried along Bay Street, St. James Street and other insalubrious neighbourhoods in the East.
- The conditions they lived in were atrocious: overcrowded lodging houses, cellars, and garrets, shanty towns in the insalubrious districts beyond the town walls.
- Sitting in an insalubrious but comfortable room, with heating, a computer, a telephone, a fridge, and water on tap, I would feel a fraud decrying science, which lies behind the technologies that make all of these things possible.
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