In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(unimportant)(poet/achievement/work) menor(role) secundario(role) menor(road) (in UK) secundario(burns/operation) de poca importancia(burns/operation) de poca gravedadminor offense — delito de menor cuantía masculine
- Crime on the towpaths includes everything from minor thefts to serious assaults and even murder, but the amount of crime reported is relatively low.
- Against this kind of background, the Northern Ireland situation is of much more minor importance.
- Other than those minor details, this summer was going to be spent with large intervals of sleep and bumming around.
- In addition, if China removes its missiles but does not destroy them, this would only be of minor military significance.
- It was not easy to find people to mend your shoes, repair your broken zipper or anything else that might be of minor importance but that is necessary for daily life.
- The school is extremely strict over these issues and many pupils frequently find themselves in serious trouble over minor breaches.
- Several minor incidents of little significance are included.
- Rehabilitation is, if society is not to nurture a permanent and growing criminal class, and turn those who have committed minor crimes into more serious offenders.
- In that time 200 serious injuries and 1,000 minor injuries have been avoided.
- Another, about 20 percent of patients, will develop minor depression.
- Meetings with the police and the council ensure we have a drinks licence, which is of minor importance in these parts you understand.
- People with high levels of stress are also more prone to develop colds and other minor illnesses.
- A large number reported injuries while drinking, with most fairly minor but others more serious.
- Graphics have been sharpened slightly, but the racing courses are the same, and with minor exceptions, so are the vehicles.
- Officers have now recommended approval for the Bell Autoelectrics scheme after a number of minor design alterations were made to the proposed building.
- The ombudsman's powers of investigation should make a clear distinction between complaints of a serious and minor nature, the HRC argues.
- Other minor alterations also played an important role.
- Otherwise, subject to some minor problems, the recipe should have worked.
- The health plan will also see a radical overhaul of accident and emergency wards, which will include a separation of serious and minor cases.
- Paramedics treated Mr Reid, who was taken to the Royal Bolton Hospital suffering nothing more serious than minor cuts and bruises.
2MusicmenorB flat minor — si bemol menor
- C minor — do menor
- minor third — tercera menor
- minor seventh — séptima menor
- Studies have proven that this system is clearly advantageous during the early stages of learning to sing in minor keys.
- Diminished intervals are created when a perfect or minor interval is made one half step smaller and the interval number is not changed.
- If a major interval is made a half step smaller without changing its numerical name, it becomes a minor interval.
- The touching ‘Don't Let Her Know She's An Angel’ combines Wilson's epic sentimentality with soft minor keys.
- All three movements use fairly melodic material, all in minor keys.
- The return of the minor mode of the first aria at the conclusion provides dramatic resolution to the work where the poet's deceived heart is inflected with irony.
- The F minor has a Brahmsian intensity and characteristic polyrhythm in the Scherzo and finale.
- Her debut as a soloist was at the age of 11, playing the famous Mendelssohn Concerto in E minor.
- Since then there has been a Piano Concerto in C minor, theme music for any situation requiring a sufficiently heady mixture of passion and gloom.
- The program includes two cello concertos and the Symphony in D minor by Cesar Franck.
- Yet by bar 3, where the two basic scale-motifs are concatenated to form five notes of an A minor scale, the tonality is in doubt.
- The resultant Concerto in B minor for cello and orchestra Op 104 was Dvorák's final large scale orchestral score.
- The fingering chart provided on page 111 fails to identify the minor scale form being illustrated.
- I think it's just that I like to compose in minor keys.
- Some of that composer's most deeply felt works are in minor keys.
- The Piano Trio in F minor is a gloriously sunny work that is comparable to similar works by Arensky and Tchaikovsky.
- It began as the Andante religioso slow movement for an early String Quartet in E minor.
3British datedJones minor — Jones el pequeño / el menor
1Lawmenor (de edad) feminine
- When he died in 1873, his children were still minors, so his property was administered by the Court of Wards.
- These same children can, however, suffer the death penalty, the United States being the only industrialized nation that sentences minors to death.
- The discussion centered around the issue of how easy it was for teenagers to obtain cigarettes even though it is illegal to sell cigarettes to minors.
- These aren't adult private citizens; they are minors who are being educated in government-run schools.
- The laws vary from state to state, but in almost every state it's not legal for minors to buy cigarettes.
- In the case of a spouse with children, whether minors or adults, the surviving spouse has a legal entitlement to one-third of the deceased's estate.
- Under it, women are treated as legal minors and denied legal autonomy to conclude their own marriage contracts.
- A child is a minor until the age of legal majority, which is the twelfth birthday for a girl and the thirteenth for a boy.
- It may be now legal for minors to donate to campaigns, but I believe there is a requirement that the donors' names over a minimum amount be reported, is there not?
- The casinos would be subject to strict regulation and would be required to block minors and compulsive gamblers.
- The committee was concerned about removing existing legal protections for minors if they enter into a de facto relationship.
- Young people are especially vulnerable to psychiatric abuse and involuntary incarceration because as minors their legal rights are limited.
- In the past, only specially qualified judges conducted legal proceedings against minors.
- In this document property was transferred to the wife of the deceased, and a guardian was named for children who were minors.
- The report informs that many of these women caught in the raid were girls, minors.
- Yet, four centuries on, we are told that smoking among minors, especially young girls, is on the increase.
- Anytime a minor opens a bank account, a parent is legally responsible for it.
- The legal validity of any minor's marriage continues to be wholly beyond its scope.
- In fact, studies show that minors can fairly routinely purchase alcohol from traditional bricks-and-mortar sellers.
- I happen to have four children that are minors, in that age frame.
(in US)asignatura secundaria feminine
- He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in fisheries management with a minor in Native American studies at the University of Idaho.
- The theme school concept could easily develop into a collegiate minor.
- The course is not required for any academic major or minor.
- Currently, only minors are offered in Education.
- While at Drake, she did, however, get serious about completing her bachelor's degree and added a business minor.
- Nor does this word occur in the discussion of requirements and electives for the undergraduate major or minor.
- I did well in Art History, my minor; I had teachers and courses that rewarded passionate essays full of doubleplus bellyfeel.
- I have a bachelor's degree in education with an art minor from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
- Elective courses in the minor must be approved by the student's academic advisor and the Undergraduate Coordinator of the minor.
- My political science minor might have come from a third-tier land grant university but I'm not even that dumb.
- He started college with the intent of majoring in soil science, with minors in horticulture and arboriculture.
- Many students also successfully complete a minor in African American studies.
- This minor is designed for students majoring in another natural science who also may teach chemistry in secondary schools.
- Another related area is what courses should be required for the minor.
- Hopefully the test wouldn't be too hard, but it was an advanced literature class for my minor, so I had no idea what to expect.
- The undergraduate program in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity has more than 90 student majors and minors.
- He chose a philosophy minor, and several courses in classics as electives.
- She graduated from Princeton University with a major in biology and minors in Latin American studies and science/human affairs.
- Hammond holds a BSEE in Electrical Engineering and a minor in Mathematics from Bradley University.
- In 1993 she graduated with a major in social science and minors in women's studies and business administration.
(in US)the minors — las ligas menores
- A first baseman in the minors, Sexson progressed quickly through the Indians' minor league system.
- And after just over a year in the minors, he made his major league debut on June 25, 1983.
- He has yet to display the running game he developed in the minors, and his power is sporadic.
- He's a rookie, spent a year in the minors after pitching for Stanford.
- It wasn't long ago that the Giants had the best Major League ready pitching prospect depth in the minors.
- You'll never find perfect baseball in the minors, but stories from Miguel Cabrera to Bucky Jacobsen are enough for me.
- After his rookie campaign, Wise spent the following year in the minors, before returning to the big leagues for good in 1966.
- He mostly was a second baseman in the minors but has become solid at shortstop and third base.
- If Patterson needs a full year in the minors, the Cubs have Damon Buford as an insurance policy.
- He was able to get used to the pressure as a closer in college and the minors instead of training for the job as a starter.
- A slump ensued, however, necessitating a return trip to the minors in June before another call-up during which he truly established himself as a probable big league standout.
- Can you tell me the hitter and pitcher who played the longest in the minors without ever appearing in a major league game?
- He believes any of the three could pitch in the majors this season, although he'd prefer they spend a full season in the minors.
- There aren't many teams with more pitching depth in the minors, but this bullpen is terrible.
- Young played short in the minors, but his major league experience at the position before this season consisted of 42 innings.
- From 1988 through 1991, Schilling had split time between the minors and the major leagues in each of those seasons.
- He started in the minors in 2001 before making his way back to the majors, finishing last season with a 5-3 record and 3.16 ERA.
- Bragan's managerial ingenuity in confronting umpires was almost unlimited, both in the major leagues and the minors.
- In addition to 3,771 major league hits, Aaron accumulated 324 in the minors for a pro total of 4,095.
- He's the top power-hitting first baseman in the minors and the only legitimate 50-home-run threat on this list.
1(in US)to minor in sth — estudiar algo como asignatura secundaria
- I went to college with the idea of majoring in art and minoring in English.
- Pondexter is majoring in African studies and minoring in sociology.
- I'm majoring in architecture, and I'm minoring in Latin American studies.
- It is also problematic when administrators delay approval for degree programs in ethnic studies even when a solid faculty is in place and many students indicate interest in majoring or minoring in the field.
- I too, am Native American of the Cherokee tribe and I minored in Native American studies in college.
- ‘It was just something that was very personal to me,’ says Johnson, who's double-majoring in pre-med and history and minoring in Jewish studies.
- I ended up attending Western Illinois University, majoring in Music Education and minoring in English Literature
- Alice went to the Santa Fe State University and majored in communication and minored in Spanish.
- Garett R. Nadrich is a graduate of Adelphi University, where he majored in Communications and minored in African-American History.
- For Alisa Lewis, a junior from East St. Louis, Ill., who is majoring in architectural engineering and minoring in math, the HAWK Link students and staff have become like extended family.
- I did not have to major or minor in Black studies to learn about my history.
- Because of her interest in nature, including her love of plant life, she majored in plant genetics and minored in fine art at the University of California in Berkeley.
- Dr. Lisle graduated summa cum laude from Ohio Wesleyan University where he double-majored in physics and astronomy, and minored in mathematics.
- As a young brother, I majored in biology and minored in religious studies at St. Mary's College, Moraga, California.
- I was going to major in psychology and minor in women's studies.
- Mrs. Gallagher asked who minored in literature at college.
- Students who minor in education may qualify as certified teachers.
- She attended Southern University in Louisiana and graduated with a BA, majoring in English and minoring in social studies.
- I majored in Political Science and minored in Journalism and left college before getting a degree in either.
- Koehler has provided outstanding leadership in presenting graduate courses to students majoring and minoring in statistics.
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