In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(state) inactivo(state) quiescente formal(period) de inactividad
- Yet despite the widespread attention these economic woes received, the Japanese public remained strangely quiescent.
- The Local Government Act 1985 abolished the six metropolitan councils, replacing their police authorities by more quiescent joint boards.
- Consequently, Chalk should not be perceived as merely a thick pelagic ooze deposited in a tectonically quiescent period.
- She was so elated that for the rest of that day, and for the rest of that week, the little worm of melancholy which had been eating away at her heart was quiescent.
- During fasting, or between meals, the gastrointestinal tract is not completely quiescent.
- Her prior medical history was otherwise only remarkable for a quiescent ulcerative colitis.
- By 1964, the seemingly quiescent laity had acquired a public voice.
- Good press, or at least a quiescent press, is the absolute goal.
- The tumor is usually benign and remains histologically quiescent for a long period of time.
- Originally quiescent politically, the majority of Deobandis opposed the partition of India and saw Pakistan as the creation of Western forces.
- And what are the circumstances like now, presumably the volcanoes would be extinct, they're quiescent?
- The embryo enters a quiescent stage, accumulates storage compounds and acquires desiccation tolerance.
- Germination is a period characterized by the events that commence with the uptake of water by the quiescent dry seed and terminate with the elongation of the embryonic axis.
- The contours of African life through the relatively quiescent decade after 1963 were moulded by demographic and social change as much as by repression.
- A lobotomized patient may not feel any happier, but affectless, quiescent people are surely easier to deal with in an institution.
- In haploid yeast, cells arrest in the G 1 phase of the cell cycle and enter a quiescent phase referred to as G 0.
- This suggests the existence of a comparatively long-lived quiescent tectonic regime over that interval.
- In developing and democratizing countries, the masses are less ignorant, quiescent, or afraid than they once were.
- In some patients, the disease remains quiescent, and pulmonary function tests show only a slow decline in function.
- Many species, especially non-vertebrates, exhibit quiescent life stages of indeterminate duration.
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