In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(roads/rivers) confluir(colors) fundirse(schools/departments/companies) fusionarse(companies/schools/departments) unirselook out for traffic merging from the left — cuidado con el tráfico que confluye por la izquierda
- to merge into sth
- he merged into the crowd — se perdió entre el gentío
- these animals merge into the foliage — estos animales se mimetizan con el follaje
- the red merges into the blue — el rojo se funde con el azul
1(companies/organizations) fusionar(organizations/companies) unir(colors) combinar(colors) fundir(data/programs) fusionar
- In the 1980s it succumbed too, merging with a Lancastrian brewer, which in turn was then swallowed by the giant Scottish & Newcastle.
- But I can't quite express why it seems that way, and it may just be that they've gradually merged in my own memory.
- Squalls were setting up whirlpools on Loch Linnhe as I set off and the distant hills of Appin merged into the dank grey of the sky.
- The raags would be different and gradually merge into one.
- In terms of surface expansion, the central zone and the peripheral zone merge into each other gradually.
- His practice of mobility is based on a constant but consciously unsuccessful effort to merge dissimilarities and blend antipodes.
- Colours merge and forms emerge from within - as is Karunakaran's forte.
- Remember those cold winter days when you walked through a park somewhere and the traffic in the distance merged into grey noise?
- Well, we see the world in our own colours, or perceived colours, which is not unlike normal people, except that some of our colours tend to merge.
- But this summer they upped the ante by merging with two other combined co-ops to form a super cooperative.
- Their supporters are revelling in the chance to see their team in action again after the old club merged with Hull FC a year.
- This is a science in which biology, chemistry, physics, and computer science draw on one another and merge to become indistinguishable.
- Audio visual is a sequence of slides that merge and blend into each other using two or more projectors with a synchronised music store and commentary.
- Mirror Group was merging with Trinity, and nobody knew if the new entity would want the title.
- Flatten Image proclaims to eradicate all the working spaces gathered so far and merge all blend modes and opacities into a concluding pixel value.
- But in 1947 the National Peasant Party was banned, the social democrats were pressured into merging with the communists, and King Michael was forced to abdicate.
- As the number of people playing and watching baseball games in the community grew, The Pirates merged with another team.
- The colours on her paintbrushes merged into her cancan dress, giving it a tie-dye appearance.
- Maybe the diverse threads of this wide ranging conversation are beginning to blend and merge like that imagined reflection inside the mirrored sphere.
- The two institutions merged into a single entity on 1 July 2003, much to trade unions' cry of a sell-out.
- The current proposals are a choice between North Yorkshire Police merging with the West Yorkshire force, or being amalgamated into a Yorkshire and Humber regional force.
- The proposed European federation is unprecedented: no democracy has ever merged with another to form such an entity.
- He joined Boeing after it merged with McDonnell Douglas and was president and chief operating officer under Condit.
- The retirement option would be available to those who have completed 40 years of age and seven years of service with the bank, including in those entities which have merged with the bank.
- We then merged with a team who had come along to help and they asked me to continue as leader.
- ‘If anyone thinks merging with South Sydney will solve our problems, it won't,’ Ms Sheehan said.
- Do the characters remain consistent and unique or do they tend to blend and merge, sharing behavior traits?
- The colours on the canvas merge into the music as the dancers whip up a rhythm with their graceful movements.
- These smaller objects, left over from the collapses of young, very massive stars gradually merged, creating a billion solar mass black hole at the centre of the galaxy.
- The days merged together in a grey blur, with Keziah throwing all her energy behind her work.
- The plywood is painted slate grey to merge with the surrounding rock, so the building looks as though it is an organic part of the landscape.
- Soden has seen his proposal to create a single large Irish bank by merging with Allied Irish Banks shot down after taking on the top job at the Baggot Street headquarters in March.
- In the fall of 2003, the Liberal Party merged with the Democratic Party of Japan, combining party identification under the DPJ name.
- In 1994, Meeting Point merged with the then United Democrats to form the Democratic Party.
- Fifty years after the American Federation of Labor merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations, the U.S. labor movement may be heading for a breakup.
- This year, we're merging with a neighboring school and I am really nervous - even though all of my friends are coming with me.
- Over time, the new and old populations mingled, traded, intermarried and merged.
- In the budget last May, the Federal Government announced that the archive was to be merged with the Australian Film Commission.
- The company eventually merged with Photoloft and became the Brightcube entity.
- He says the different communities north of Winchester would merge into one indistinguishable mass of housing if Barton Farm were to be built on.
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