In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Polar bears have a heavy stout body with strong muscular legs and well-developed neck muscles.
- He's well-built, lean and muscular, but in my dream he's wearing a tutu and tights.
- They have a broad chest, a muscular neck, and strong hands and feet.
- He was sitting next to a burly muscular youngster in dirty military fatigues who was trying to drink from two cans simultaneously.
- Though his hair was gray with white streaks on both sides of his head, his body was still muscular and strong.
- The Dall's porpoise is stocky and muscular, built as powerful as a killer whale, but smaller.
- He had a broad frame, which in his prime must have been gloriously muscular and strong.
- Of course, they all have strong muscular backs and shoulders, that goes with the job.
- A boy with black hair and a strong muscular build looked sternly at David.
- But they all have the trademark short hair, round muscular build and large powerful jaws.
- Of course by now you know that Joel was a tall, muscular, athlete who had trained for these sorts of events.
- He doesn't have to be muscular, just lean and athletic, and healthy-looking.
- Here, there was a cadre of burly bouncers waiting for her, each of them large and muscular and very powerful.
- He has a sturdy build with strikingly muscular hands and chiseled features.
- I have the strength and size to back up the fact that you can get strong and have a muscular body on a vegan diet.
- She is very muscular and powerful in the legs, but not as much as in her arms.
- Your body will respond by getting more muscular and stronger before you know it.
- He was a tall, muscular, powerfully built man with brown hair that was quickly going gray.
- The father's left hand touching the son's shoulder is strong and muscular.
- My body became strong and muscular but I could run like lightning, and, boy, did it feel great!
- A hiatus hernia is when part of the stomach slides through the diaphragm, the muscular sheet that separates the lungs and chest from the abdomen.
- As a result, the stomach loses its coordinated muscular activity and doesn't empty properly.
- The muscular layers create vein contractility, which maintains venous tone.
- The heart is a muscular organ, divided into left and right sides.
- It provides muscular branches to peroneus longus and peroneus brevis muscles.
- Research indicates that after training is terminated, an athlete can retain gained muscular strength and power for periods of up to six weeks.
- Later the same month the man's sweating, pyrexia, muscular rigidity, and decreased responsiveness returned.
- The epiglottis is a flap of muscular tissue that closes off the entry to your voice box when you swallow.
- No inflammation was seen in the muscular and serosal layers of the appendix.
- Neuromuscular signs, mainly referring to muscular tension, were also documented.
- A general feeling of stiffness may be noticed, along with mild diffuse muscular pains.
- The researchers will focus on myotonic and facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophies.
- Pelvic organ prolapse results from a weakening of connective tissue or loss of muscular support.
- Most cases will be forms of muscular tension headaches.
- We made an initial diagnosis of muscular spasm with a possible septic left hip.
- The lower lactate level may have a significant contribution in lower muscular fatigue.
- Primary lymphatic vessels lack a significant muscular wall and do not have valves.
- Hearty laughter increases heart rate, blood pressure and respiratory rate, and muscular activity.
- Symptoms are similar to those of adult Huntington's, but develop more rapidly and include muscular rigidity and fits.
- The physiotherapy continued until muscular strength and proprioception were restored.
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