In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of animal, human)leche feminine(bottle/production/quotas) de leche(product) lácteogoat's/sheep's milk — leche de cabra/oveja
- milk churn — lechera
- milk cow — vaca lechera
- milk jug — lechero
- milk (sauce)pan — hervidor
2(of coconut)leche femininefeminine agua
3British(lotion)leche femininecrema feminine
1(cow/herd) ordeñar(snake) extraer el veneno de
- Wandering into a shed one evening, he found a couple dozen goats being milked by a mechanism run by a pump.
- Learning how to milk cows and shear sheep was crucial.
- Children can touch the animals and even have a go at milking the goats.
- In 1949, the year after I started high school and while I was still milking my parents' cows, the federal price-support program was enacted.
- ‘Cows were milked by hand and milk was separated from cream with a hand-cranked separator,’ she says.
- She milked the cows, reared poultry, made the butter and undertook a host of other chores.
- Nisley milks his cows in a long parlor lined with tie stalls.
- Cows were milked three times daily and housed in an open dry lot with shade in the central area of the pen and over the feedbunk.
- He's now milking tarantulas for their venom, and has recently been granted a licence to export that venom.
- Chief among those experts is Lyn Abra, who milked funnel-webs for their venom for three decades, first for Sutherland's research and then for commercial antivenin production.
- We'd fish and hunt year-round for meat; we raised chickens, sheep, pigs and milked a few cows.
- Almost half of the increased output would come from milk which is now retained on dairy farms due to quota restrictions and through farmers milking their cows longer each year.
- Cows were milked three times daily, and milk weights were recorded at each milking.
- The men fed the cattle and milked the cows and tied up the dog.
- After feeding all the animals, milking the cows and collecting the eggs, Freya walked across fields and through forest, trying to straighten her head.
- Cows are milked three times a day, pushed to their productive limits with hormones and super-charged feed for the sole purpose of milk output.
- Unlike on most dairy farms, all the cows calve at the same time of year, and the cows are not milked in wintertime.
- He grew up on the couple's farm in Bugthorpe where he loved to help out feeding the animals and milking the cows.
- We feel that by, for example, milking our own cows and processing our milk, we can offer our customers the highest quality dairy products at the lowest possible price.
- Every day for the past 36 years, Vic and Rosemary Mier got up at 5 a.m. to milk cows.
- They fell trees with handsaws, heat their homes with wood, cut the hay with scythes and milk the cows, weed the fields and harvest the crops by hand.
- The 80-acre farm now operates around the clock, and the cows are milked three times a day, filling two semitrailer tankers full of milk.
- People are bitten by exotic snakes while handling or feeding them, cleaning out their cages, milking them of their venoms, or attempting to steal them.
2(exploit)explotarthey milked his talent to the utmost — le sacaron todo el jugo posible a su talento informal
- they milk the benefit system for all it's worth — sacan todo lo que pueden del sistema de seguridad social
- Maybe I should have thought of this before I milked my parents for money.
- When their dreams are dashed, they hook up and turn into con artists, coming up with grander and grander schemes to milk some poor man of his hard-earned money.
- It's just another press release, designed to enhance the public image and milk it for more money.
- What have you been doing all of these years, milking him for money?
- Money has clearly been milked out of agencies and into the Olympics without regard to consequences.
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