In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(micro)chip masculinepastilla de silicio feminine
- Obviously, there is no such thing as a GPS transceiver that can be implanted with a hypodermic needle as a tiny microchip.
- The worldwide market for silicon wafers and microchips has collapsed and the hi-tech chips which were to secure their future will instead be produced at NEC's Japanese plants.
- But now, scientists have developed a way to make the materials for genes on a microchip in mass quantities, for a fraction of the current cost.
- He envisions the device that would accomplish this as one that would contain mixed-signal (analog and digital) very large-scale integrated microchips.
- The tiny microchips were developed abroad for intensified monitoring of international terrorists.
- The system works due to hundreds of tiny microchips - invisible to the naked eye - which are contained in a solution painted on the back of a mobile.
- Greatly miniaturized robots made of hydrogel might someday shimmy across the surfaces of microchips, acting as tiny delivery carts or movable barriers.
- Components such as transistors on microchips are made of inorganic materials, primarily silicon and silicon dioxide.
- It is inserted in a microchip on which the research engineers have also integrated most of the evaluation electronics.
- Tiny microchips are making people on a huge estate feel more secure by putting burglars off raiding their homes.
- It is a simple procedure whereby a tiny microchip, about the size of a grain of rice, is inserted under the skin of your pet's shoulder blades by a vet.
- They'll also examine how humidity affects the surface of silicon, which is used to make microchips and other electronic devices.
- Our understanding of its workings is so good that we are able to use it to develop lasers, transistors, microchips, and computers; the whole of our technological society is built upon it in a thousand different ways.
- The microchip is so tiny that it's just injected into them, and I guess it just lives under the skin.
- Nanowires fashioned into billions of transistors on a microchip could someday drive tiny, ultra-fast computers.
- Tiny microchips, like the one pictured between two fingers, can be implanted under a pet's skin.
- The tiny microchip, thinner than a human hair, will initially be used in patients suffering from eye diseases, potentially saving the sight of thousands of people.
- The device was, in essence, a tiny sphere with a microchip inside that produced a specific sound.
- These tiny cylindrical capsules contain microchips with copper coils.
- But first, researchers must perfect schemes for creating spin-aligned currents inside semiconductors, the materials used to make microchips.
1microchip a cat — ponerle un microchip a un gato
- Ronda said dog owners can get their pets microchipped by local vets for a one-off payment of £20 to £25.
- The SPCA's rationale for microchipping cats is, that those that are lost could be reunited with their owners.
- I note the Minister was saying that in a few years' time New Zealand will be glad that all our dogs are microchipped.
- Horses should be microchipped or freeze branded, and owners should make regular checks.
- While NSW pets are microchipped, for the last year the US has been trialling a waterproof bracelet on released inmates which continually tracks them to an accuracy of 1.5 metres.
- Scarborough donkey owner Guy Smith said all his donkeys were microchipped three years ago.
- These days we microchip our pets so that they can be tracked and brought swiftly to justice.
- By neutering and microchipping their dogs, owners can ensure that they do not add to a situation where so many dogs are unwanted.
- Most animals can be microchipped, but it is commonly used on dogs, cats and horses.
- The charity urges owners to be responsible in helping to prevent the stray dog problem, by neutering and microchipping their dogs.
- A licence is only £5 a year and then to tag or microchip your dog doesn't cost much either.
- If we need to microchip dangerous dogs, so be it.
- We do not want to devote a huge amount of time and attention to expensive databases and microchipping every dog that is with a responsible owner.
- Dog wardens return first-time strays free of charge if the dog is microchipped or wearing a tag.
- Permanently identify your dog - although the law states a dog must wear a collar and tag, these can get lost or taken off and it is advisable to microchip your pet.
- They had been easier to identify than many of the others as all had been microchipped, the investigating officer said this week.
- Cats Protection in Swindon is urging pet owners to realise the benefits of microchipping their feline friends.
- Make sure your cat is microchipped to ensure it can be returned to you if it escapes and becomes lost.
- The SPCA can also organise for animals to be microchipped or tagged.
- The next issue I wish to talk about is the proposal to microchip dogs.
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.