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(use as authority)(principle/precedent) invocar
- In support of this claim, they invoke the archaic Greeks, often citing Hesiod's Works and Days, among other classical sources.
- The King's Men apparently heard about Pavier's planned collection and invoked the protection of authority.
- Solomon invokes the term ‘stakeholder’ to dismiss Friedman's argument that the ethical responsibilities of business stop with stockholders.
- Whereas others opted for one of the two theories by invoking arguments or authorities, Beguelin made a systematic search for experiments which he hoped would settle the dispute.
- Throughout his argument Lord Kingsland repeatedly invoked the well-recognised EC principles of legal certainty and proportionality.
- Dana's attorneys did try to make this argument, invoking a federal statute that allows damages awards for constitutional rights violations.
- Many of the lefty bloggers have lately been pursuing one of their persuasion's favourite follies: selecting a congenial conclusion and then invoking spurious science to support it.
- The philosophy of ‘naturalism’ is imposed upon the evidence so that the authority of science is invoked for a secular view of the world.
- Two other arguments are invoked in support of the rule.
- The question is the wisdom of proceeding without U.N. authority where we have invoked the resolutions of the U.N. as the basis for an attack.
- And those who support the penalty readily invoke the wishes of the grieving mother who cries out for the blood of her baby's killer.
- Moral indignation was invoked to support the violation.
- It is a reflection of the degradation of public debate that political and medical authorities are now reduced to invoking the simplistic morality of children to make them feel good about themselves.
- Berrigan and Charnov invoke field data supporting such a correlation, but they call the appearance of a tradeoff between these two parameters a major puzzle.
- However Stephen Matthews lost some support when he invoked the women's suffrage movement.
- The author invokes the strength of medical authority to his denial of the negative impact on health intrinsic to the operation of such a smelter.
- Sir Rabbie Namaliu invoking the bygones be bygones argument says hammering out the agreement was a matter of discussion.
- Since the attack, Canadian authorities have invoked the threat of terrorism to justify a clamp down on protests that extends well beyond Kananaskis County.
- Back then the same arguments were used to invoke the people to vote, the same grim scenario of a hardliner-dominated regime who would stifle all the progress made were told and retold again and again.
- To make exclusions - to excuse the invaders - is to invoke a moral difference argument, which I don't believe a democracy can tolerate.
1.2(call into use)(rule/law) invocar(law/rule) acogerse a
- The only possible operation is to read data when Read-Only Mode is invoked.
- Can I use a Java application instead of a JSP (JavaServer Page) to invoke a servlet on an application server?
- This article describes the steps to change the default image editor application, which is invoked from the Windows Picture and Fax Viewer.
2(call up)(spirits/devil) invocar(spirits/devil) conjurar
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.