In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(for pills)pastillero masculine
- Medication calendars or pillboxes labeled with the days of the week can help patients and caregivers know when medications have or have not been taken.
- Never mix two different drugs in the same pillbox.
- His face adorns pillowcases, posters, power toys and pillboxes.
- There are figurines amassed by Christie's father, 20th-century pottery of Anthony's and watches and pillboxes of Christie's.
- Some people put their pills in a daily pillbox and use alarms to remind themselves to take their medicines.
- He quickly made a mental list of the empty pillboxes he found on the floor.
- The special category winner was Annie May Cullanlou for her hand painted pillbox.
- Provide a written dosing schedule, pictures of medications, daily or weekly pillboxes, alarm clocks, pagers, or other reminders.
- Try strategies such as organizing your medications for the week in a pillbox, linking your med times to regular events like meals, or marking a calendar when you take your meds.
2also pillbox hat(worn by women) casquete masculine(worn by soldiers, bellboys) gorra feminine
- There is evidence of mine clearing activities, movements of soldiers, bunkers around buildings and military pillboxes perched on the tops of hills.
- The observant visitor to the Norfolk coast can hardly fail to notice its abundant Second World War defences, especially pillboxes.
- Examples of less ambitious fortifications abound, like the concrete pillboxes, often hexagonal, which dot southern England.
- A better coastal trip is the southern route along to Agrigento, dotted with the pillboxes left behind after the war.
- The survey looked at buildings, from small pillboxes to aircraft hangars, including an unusual water board supply bunker at Blunsdon.
- Dutch Harbor is an easy two-hour flight from Anchorage, and the area is covered with reminders of the war, from concrete pillboxes to a large, underground hospital.
- The objective was a ridge with strong points and pillboxes.
- We had to use grenades to get at the Germans in the cement pillboxes, throwing them through the holes to knock their guns out.
- The mobile Sherman tanks were not as effective because of the rubble, so they would be hidden in buildings to operate like a pillbox.
- There is a set of features along its entire length - World War II defence emplacements, otherwise known as pillboxes.
- He jumped on top of the pillbox, recharged the magazine, threw a grenade in through the door, fired his Sten gun into the box, killing two Germans and making the remainder prisoners.
- One first world war pillbox was monitored, as were over 40 second world war examples.
- When I landed I was carrying a 25-pound explosive which I was given to blow up a pillbox on the beach.
- He almost single-handedly captured two pillboxes on the Mont Fleury Battery and took more than 20 prisoners.
- Concrete pillboxes stand as if abandoned only hours before, huge guns still point to sea covering narrow deepwater channels, and everywhere is the detritus of a vanquished army.
- He was dealing with the first part of the events that won him the VC, getting on top of the pillbox and chucking grenades into it.
- Sandbag-lined bunkers and hastily-constructed concrete pillboxes rose sporadically out of the churned land.
- Concrete pillboxes were constructed above the high tide mark, soldiers occupied some of the cottages along the shore front and guards prevented anyone going on the beach at night.
- As a member of the Western Front Association, he is currently trying to save a concrete pillbox on Rochdale Road East, not far from Heywood Cemetery.
- It has more than two kilometres of trails, a five-acre lake, wartime pillboxes and new woodland.
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