In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- There, non-governmental groups are proliferating as poverty increases and trade liberalisation undermines local economies.
- Multiple variations quickly proliferate into thousands of different model numbers.
- Moreover, as regulations proliferate, there is increased demand for exceptions that can sensitively accommodate religious needs.
- In the last few years, technology parks have proliferated in the main industrial areas and near universities and R&D centers.
- As contexts proliferate, objects accrue multiple layers of meaning, not all of which necessarily agree.
- The photo quickly proliferates among the residents of Springfield until Homer is catching giggles and glances from everyone.
- As technology proliferated with the digital revolution, we gradually became more accepting of being under constant watch.
- If standards slide as Asian clinics proliferate and competition increases, patients will suffer.
- The book is timely, because studies of mating behavior are rapidly proliferating.
- Studies on escalating student debt will proliferate.
- Operating systems, application environments and hardware platforms for mobile devices are proliferating at an alarming rate.
- Online support and discussion groups on every disease and health care topic have proliferated rapidly.
- The literature on the work-family interface has proliferated in the last two decades.
- One advantage, the developers claim, is that only one remote control will be needed instead of the multiple controls now proliferating in the average household.
- Many of their books, films, and other interpretive works have proliferated since the mid-1990s.
- Now, technology is burgeoning and proliferating, and again there is fear.
- As stories like this proliferate, we become increasingly fearful for York's future.
- The number and kind of private joint-stock companies quickly proliferated.
- Country fairs have proliferated to the extent that the season must be extended to fit them all in.
- In recent years, these judge shows have proliferated at an astonishing rate.
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