In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(possessions)propiedad femininethese vehicles are the property of the government — estos vehículos son propiedad del gobierno
- whose property is it? — ¿de quién es?
- don't damage other people's property — no dañes las cosas ajenas
- it's my personal property — es mío
- the government is selling off public property — el gobierno está vendiendo bienes públicos
- the news has become public property — la noticia es ya del dominio público
- a man of property — un propietario acaudalado / adinerado
- Thousands of pounds worth of property have been stolen from properties on the outskirts of town in recent weeks.
- Valuable property was stolen, but worst of all was the trail of damage that was left behind.
- There are others who break into vehicles and steal other people's property and make residents feel unsafe in their own community.
- He also faces a charge of possessing stolen property in connection with the March 11 incident.
- Security coding property helps police identify and return stolen property to the owner.
- They also found cash and stolen property at other properties connected to the defendants.
- She knew immediately that her mother was going to hound Ferdinand for the money, perhaps even possess his belongings or property.
- When arrests were made stolen property was recovered that belonged to two victims of a robbery in the town centre.
- Stop-and-search is conducted when officers have a reasonable suspicion that a person is carrying a weapon or stolen property.
- This series and its characters are my property and can only be used with my permission.
- Police are recommending charges of possessing stolen property, and break, enter and theft against the man.
- I wonder if he knows his property is being stolen by fanatics?
- Generally, the more damage you do to property, or the more property you steal, the worse the punishment.
- And far too many have had their property stolen or vandalised.
- People stole property because of suffering when the mine closed down.
- My art is still my art, but those characters are their property now.
- Before fleeing the scene, after the 30-minute ordeal, the men stole property from the victims' handbags.
- Down the years we did hear from time to time that it was being planned to raise the wreck from the seabed and recover much valuable property.
- The flamboyant loyalist has been accused of possessing and concealing criminal property.
- She stole my company's property, which she knew very well belonged to me.
- But how were those notions of ownership and property understood in customary terms?
- What we think of as property, as ownership, is about to change.
- Just because of the abuse of property ownership, private property should not altogether be eliminated.
- One thing is clear: the general property or ownership in the items pledged remains vested in the pledgor.
- The second major element in communist doctrine was the social ownership of property and central planning of the economy.
2.1(buildings, land)propiedades femininebienes raíces masculine formalbienes inmuebles masculine formalproperty insurance — seguro inmobiliario / sobre la propiedad masculine
- property market — mercado inmobiliario
- property owner — propietario
- property pages — sección de anuncios inmobiliarios
- Each special zone on the territory of the base has its special properties and attributes.
- And this time is an exciting one in the commercial property market.
- Many new properties also have characteristics apparently designed to discourage buyers.
- It provides reinsurance coverage to the commercial property insurance market in Britain.
- That was of course assuming the properties and characteristics of materials and technology appropriate to the age.
- A large window on the first landing over looks the garden and adds light and character to the property.
- We had no intention of destroying the character of the property and still we had problems.
- Institutions are keen to buy commercial property that is rented on long-term leases, as it offers healthy returns.
- Many wells became famous and sought after and attributed with valuable properties.
- The water supposedly has healing properties, and some say it is the fountain of youth.
- Evidently it imparts certain beneficial properties to the water.
- This property may be attributed to its ability to diffuse in the reaction medium.
- The Bible does attribute the properties of life and death to both the plants and the lower animals.
- Yet, someone of strong will and character can override such properties and master the relic.
- Council tax bands are calculated on the size, age, character and locality of properties.
- The figures are contained in the latest Land Registry report into property sales across the country.
- The curative properties of mineral water have been known since ancient times.
- They differ in their kinetic properties and expression characteristics throughout nodule development.
- It claims this will give it the largest online selection of quality-checked properties in the UK.
- This property provides an ideal characteristic for the solubilization of many molecules.
- So maybe we have some areas outside of protected areas, on private property or council land, that could be set aside for those uses.
- We have gathered information on all of the commercial property owners in our market.
- When the real estate market is down, both building owners and property managers look for new ways to save money.
- Forested wetlands on and around the property slow the water and soak it up.
- The company said it had been hit by a continuing fall in stock markets around the world, the stalling of the commercial property market and low interest rates.
- The derisory rates of interest have encouraged savers to play the stock market or buy property.
- The characteristic property of membrane proteins is their intimate contact with lipids.
- The fire had caused serious smoke and heat damage to the property, he said.
- The types of bonds in minerals can affect the properties and characteristics of minerals.
- These various healing properties are commonly attributed to the minerals dissolved in the water.
- The difference of water properties lies not only in their softness or hardness.
- The loan was secured on their home, a former council property the couple had bought with their savings.
- It was, they said, far too risky and was overexposed to the commercial property market.
- What functional characteristics or properties might such a technique probe?
- The index is formed by the prices of residential property, commercial property and land.
- For practical purposes the solar spectrum is divided into regions with characteristic properties.
- The higher negative charge is a property that seems to be characteristic of mitochondria in many cancer cells.
- Each of these states of matter is characterized by different physical properties.
- We speak of God's properties or attributes, and simplicity itself surely seems to be a property.
- And few could argue that the asking purchase price was too high for the entire property - house and lands.
2.2(building) inmueble masculine formal(piece of land) terreno masculine(piece of land) solar masculine(piece of land) parcela femininea property in need of renovation — una casa, un apartamento etc. que necesita reformas
2.3(person, book, movie)she's the hottest property in pop music — es el gran éxito del mundo de la música pop
3(quality)propiedad feminineit has medicinal properties — posee propiedades medicinales
4Cinema Theatreaccesorio masculineobjeto de utilería masculineobjeto del attrezzo masculine Mexico Spainproperties — attrezzo masculine Mexico Spain
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