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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- And so gradually medicos are taking on acupuncture, practising it themselves, and there's an increased acceptance of it.
- Once we are reintroduced to our mad medicos, the movie meanders from one effects shot to another.
- However, house calls are probably the most dangerous part of being a medico.
- What wonderfully comforting people we medicos are.
- She comes from a long line of medicos - her father was a pathologist and two uncles were radiologists.
- This doctor (the first medico I've seen weigh in on the matter) says that isn't correct.
- And like many others who had to begin life afresh, the boy initially started selling medical books to young medicos.
- The research team were mainly medicos, from Harvard University, the University of California, and the University of Newcastle.
- Every time a doctor gives an opinion, the medico concerned has to be ready to back it up with some serious facts.
- Woodward's huge back-up party of coaches, administrators, medicos and other technical and support staff was announced last week.
- We medicos are good at handing out advice, but not too many of us follow our own wise words.
- Betty, the eldest and headed for spinsterhood, works as a nurse for Mike, a middle-aged medico married to the middle sister, Ann, who is pregnant and unhappy.
- We medicos spend so much time dealing with the ‘down’ side of life, that it is easy to forget the ‘up’ side.
- She is given eight months of intensive chemotherapy, a slim chance of reprieve, and an excellent opportunity to provide medicos with ruthless experimentation.
- Among medicos, there was a saying: ‘Cure is a rule if you catch it early, and cure is rare if you catch it late.’
- The medicos said there had been numerous cases of meningitis since 1971 caused by people eating garden snails or slugs.
- I am convinced that this rather suspect bunch of up-and-coming medicos could find even an elbow humerus.
- When sickness does arrive they can be used to complement the medico's treatment.
- The Visitors' Book was full of the names of other dewy-eyed medicos from all over the world on a similar pilgrimage.
- Let's hope the medicos get to the bottom of the problems and give him an easier life.
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