In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The power of a nation lies in its freedoms, its ideas, and its lifeblood including new immigrants which add fresh lifeblood.
- With 14,000 workers in 13 countries it has built a sizeable business with Asian and European carmakers but its lifeblood is Detroit.
- Tonle Sap Lake is the lifeblood of Cambodia, providing the most important source of animal protein for its population.
- The lifeblood of democracy is the free exchange of ideas.
- We've given ourselves carpal tunnel writing about how cars befoul the planet, and cars are the burbs' toxic lifeblood.
- He said at the moment its lifeblood was not able to flow, adding ‘we see the park and ride scheme an absolutely crucial part of the healing’.
- Citizen participation is the theoretical lifeblood of democracy.
- The other side of the palace looks onto the city's lifeblood, the Neva, at this point a wide and polluted river which catches and reflects the colours of the sky unlike any other.
- He is the essence, the lifeblood, the very marrow of the team.
- The real issue is not job numbers, but the decline in good jobs - the very lifeblood of America's middle class.
- Every day there are examples of unspeakable destruction, from the salmon to the redwoods - our lifeblood.
- What happens if that army thinks its lifeblood is choked off?
- Society has changed and not only are such families a fact of life, they should be recognised, and indeed welcomed, as the new lifeblood of the village.
- What gives the series lifeblood is excellent writing, inspired acting and good characters.
- Didn't matter though, as the charity's doors were closed because its lifeblood had been cut with the loss of its tax deductibility status.
- The pride and lifeblood of the city was decimated in a single day.
- The Ruaha National Park is rightly named after its lifeblood - the Great Ruaha River.
- In Mrezat, water is the lifeblood of the people.
- Roadside services on the A9 were banned in the 1970s to preserve the economic lifeblood of Highland villages.
- Quiet precision of thought and speech is individuality's prerequisite, its lifeblood, its hallmark.
2literary(life)his lifeblood was draining away — su vida se apagaba literary
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