In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(warning/knowledge) previoI had a prior engagement — ya tenía un compromiso
- without prior notice — sin previo aviso
- as preposition prior to — antes de
- two days prior to departure — dos días antes de la partida
- prior to being attacked — antes de que lo atacaran
- The seven subjects in this trial experienced the same general type of mild acute side effects described in the prior pilot clinical trial which used one-half of the dose in the current study.
- The announcement has been made at very short notice without any prior consultation and has been a tremendous shock to those using the services.
- Research has since confirmed the importance of prior knowledge to reading comprehension across a wide variety of situations.
- At common law, the father of a legitimate child was seen as having a prior and stronger claim to possession of the child than the mother in disputes concerning the custody of the child.
- Those prior studies examined cases that were missed in the clinical laboratory.
- Almost half the defendants convicted had no prior arrest records.
- He testified that, in his opinion, this option was available to Mr. Lenz, given the support payments he was already making to Mrs. Lenz under the prior, informal agreement.
- There then follow 18 sub-paragraphs listing various actions or activities which are prohibited without the prior written consent of both shareholders.
- Meanwhile, citizens with little prior exposure to the rudiments of democratic practices acquired repeated experience with voting.
- Although some winners were unable to attend due to prior engagements or ill-health, the vast majority of the past recipients of the prestigious award were at the dinner.
- The AIC is a self-report measure developed for this study that records injuries that occurred in the prior 6 months.
- But it appears to us that there is a prior, but closely connected, question to which the judge did not expressly refer.
- Ideally each software installation would be referred to a central service for prior approval.
- When the student returns, she must be reinstated to her prior status.
- I will not repeat the summary of the evidence that is contained in my two prior rulings except as required to develop the argument in this ruling.
- His prior columns on tort reform may be found in the archive of his columns on this site.
- The courts have also looked to the logical implications and extensions of their prior precedents in deciding whether a right is fundamental.
- What we are looking for is a prior statement inconsistent with her evidence.
- Mr. Naess was equally vague about details of his prior relationship with the complainant.
- It does appear that, due to the patient leaving the ward without prior notice to the staff nurse, this routine was not carried out.
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