In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- When oil is refined this reaction is used to remove unwanted alkenes.
- In the 150 years human being have drilled for and refined petroleum, it's estimated we've used about 1 trillion barrels.
- Though it will be hard to prove in court, the drug was probably refined in North Korea, from opium poppies grown there as part of a deliberate government program.
- But perhaps the most impressive feat was refining the oil to run vehicles.
- Arabs were probably the first to cultivate and refine sugar around the Mediterranean.
- The mining corporation stations thrived as they specialised in refining the raw materials needed by everyone.
- Just weeks after the refinery had resumed production of petroleum products, a fire has again swept through one of the furnaces that refines petrol.
- Most horticultural oils are refined from crude oil.
- Copper sulfate comes from refining the metal and is used as a fungicide.
- It used to be a real problem to refine sugar before his invention made the process simpler and more profitable.
- The process gradually refines the steel - compacting the grain while adjusting the carbon content.
- So we need more refineries or we at least more refining capacity.
- It now refines Saudi oil and has emerged as a banking powerhouse for the Islamic world.
- A large portion of imported Nigerian oil is refined into gasoline due to its low sulfur content.
- The government would also encourage joint ventures and private sector investment in petroleum refining.
- It handles 40% of the UK's oil production and 90% of Scotland's oil and gas is refined there.
- It refines the silver to 99.9% purity and then sells it to London bullion markets.
- Mineral extraction is important: crude oil is refined and exported, there are large coal, tin, and iron ore deposits, and China leads the world in tungsten ore production.
- The second heating refines the coarse grains and leaves the steel in a softened condition.
- Traditionally, low-grade heroin is refined from Afghan opium.
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- From then on, astrophysicists have continually refined the model by looking closer and closer.
- We then used the results of our analysis to refine the original theory and to add to the literature in new ways.
- Good investors continually refine their stock picking method, tweaking it here and there.
- Universities not only transmit knowledge, they also refine existing knowledge and develop new knowledge and ideas.
- Freud's theories were incidental - useful in refining traditional methods of popular control perhaps, but a sideshow.
- The author refines a paper to the point that it is ready for exposure and discussion.
- After the events of the last week, it looks as if we have merely refined our methods.
- The frying method was refined by the Japanese into the light, crispy, yummy treat we know today.
- The American system of training has been refined over the years and at no time is a trainee left unsupervised.
- Laws against sexual harassment have been refined over the years, including harassment at the workplace.
- The concept was subsequently refined by Myers and CI, most recently in 2000.
- Rundle and Holliday are working to refine the method and find new ways to visualize the data.
- The premise is correct: there has been progress; theories are refined, generalised, clarified, simplified, and perfected.
- The Navy built upon the work of McCarty Little, continually refining his technique.
- Our consensus now maintains social equilibrium by the more refined method of suppressing forms of thought.
- The questionnaire was further refined on the basis of their feedback.
- He attempted to simplify and refine existing theories and to present them from new perspectives.
- Anderson's original design was then refined by Bill Lloyd, CCA's public relations department manager.
- I try to touch on topics that I feel are universal, and refine my methods of communication so what I'm saying is clear to any listener.
- The course materials and the presentation methods were progressively refined for each course.
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