In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This information was released last week by the Central Statistics Office.
- This work will be released later in free, electronic editions of the book.
- The police have an obligation to release that information.
- The vast majority of independently produced films never get released.
- There is huge commercial pressure to release GM foods onto the market.
- Newly released documents are available to guide practices that fall in gray areas.
- He added that the college's ethical commission would soon release an ‘official position report’ so that Catalan doctors were aware of how to act.
- Because this year at least one music company will be releasing CDs that positively invite copying - within limits.
- Later this year a high school version of the site will be released for free use in the classroom.
- As far as I know, the studio is not releasing the film into theaters domestically.
- The new machines are officially released today and further models will be unveiled on 1 February.
- Police released the newest information yesterday, after investigators unearthed fresh clues about the suspect's whereabouts.
- The FBI said it arrested the tipster in Mexico, but released no other information.
- Over 80% of requests resulted in the information requested being released either in full or in part.
- I get a nice warm feeling knowing that I am able to help other people in the free software community by releasing these little bits of code.
- This poem is one among a collection of her works released recently at a function in the city.
- So they have been gradually, in response to a lawsuit with information requests, releasing some of those images.
- An expected strong rebound in Japanese machinery orders data, released during afternoon trading, failed to materialize.
- Stamps of flying birds were released to denote the return of Prince Akihito from his overseas trip in 1953.
- Both books will be released at a function to be held at the Maharaja's College on August 25.
- We feel that the drivers need some work before the game is released in order to remove the hitching we were experiencing at all resolutions on any video card that we threw at this title.
- When you can absorb that much information, you can then release it freely and quickly.
- Does this imply that if a company releases a ‘faulty’ patch which disables your machine that you can sue them?
- Production was completed in late autumn and the film was released in September 1968.
- Kerry, who in the past has called for full disclosure of rivals' tax returns, is under pressure to release his wife's records.
- For example, they'll buy a stock after-hours when a positive earnings report is released, hoping for a gap up on the following trading day.
- The partial success of this debut album was likely due to the fact that the album was only released in their hometown and not distributed to the rest of Canada until the following year.
- They will mull it over when they know the song's chart position after it is released on September 1.
- Newly released documents raise questions about the Supreme Court nominee's position on women's rights.
- I mean do you think right now too much information is being released?
- Under pressure Howard and Reith wanted to release the video to back their case.
- Once back in camp, the tags were removed, thus releasing the location to other hunters.
- Second, we said we will release our income tax returns by the end of the month.
- When you're one of the greatest rappers in the world, you're going to be facing some pressure when you're releasing the first solo album of your career.
- The film is due to feature both local and international actors, but no further information has been released.
- No information has yet been released from an autopsy on Monday.
- The first set of products and services are expected to be available mid-2002, when further information will be released.
- In the last few weeks, a large amount of ugly, malicious information has been released into the media about me.
- The company released its cash flow figures for the month of October last Thursday which showed a decrease of $43,000.
- Never having ceased to release albums, his comeback is more in terms of style than presence.
- Without another word, the girl released Napoleon, allowing the French general to drop to the dirt.
- Word after word flowing from her, releasing the emotions she never allowed herself to show, because showing emotions was dangerous.
- When it is released, it increases blood flow to the affected area.
- Samuel nodded and released her allowing her to walk upstairs to Marie.
- Glen released Dimero, allowing him to run to Nataki, the others following.
- Koda apologised, starting to move but not releasing his hold on Jamie's hand.
- Fortunately for Jonny and myself the dark looks faded off Nicky and Val's faces and they allowed Josh to release them and move onto Jonny without making a scene.
- He glared up at the girl as he released her arm and moved away from the bed in a swift, fluid movement.
- She nodded and, releasing my hand, moved cautiously forward.
- Composure slowly seeped back into the aggressive man, enabling him to gently release his captive from his tight and trembling grasps.
- He smirked as he gingerly sat up, looking at Lashana when she released his hand and moved to help him.
- Julian didn't move instead he released his grip on his sister's shoulder.
- Almost as soon as she closed her eyes she was asleep, but Angel kept beside her, not moving, not releasing her hand.
- When blood sugar rises, the pancreas releases insulin to move glucose out of the blood into the muscle where it is stored for energy.
- Then the second arm gripped the pipe at ground level and began lifting it while the first one released it and moved back.
- It appears the adipocytes of obese individuals release free fatty acids even in the presence of insulin.
- Tom stood erect the instant they were released, the sheer sweet sound of Mrs. Malz's voice releasing them was verbal-nectar.
- These plaques can rupture, releasing substances that cause blood flowing in the coronary artery to clot.
- He briefly captured my bottom one and then released it, moving to my temple and kissing me there.
- He released her shoulders and allowed her to move next to him.
1.1(hostage/captive/prisoner) poner en libertad(captive/hostage/prisoner) soltar(prisoner/hostage/captive) liberarhe was released on bail — fue puesto en libertad bajo fianza
- the animals will be released back into the wild — los animales serán devueltos a la naturaleza
- to release sb from sth
- she was released from jail — salió de la cárcel
- she released him from his promise — lo eximió de cumplir con su promesa
- they released him from the contract — le condonaron las obligaciones emanadas del contrato
- He releases himself and falls free of the burning aircraft.
- I have read the submissions that have been filed on your behalf and I have taken them into account, but, in my view, there is nothing that can be done that would allow you to be released.
- In January 1972, Mujib was released from confinement and became the prime minister of Bangladesh.
- But questions remain about whether the big cat escaped or was somehow released.
- Prisoners should not be released until they are ready for life outside.
- No mention, for instance, of the people of Ireland having voted overwhelmingly for the agreement, which stated categorically that prisoners would be released.
- Twelve of the inmates, however, were already free after being released earlier this year.
- Sylvia's mother decides to prove that Tom's sister cannot be released from confinement in a mental hospital.
- The two men were questioned by police in Rome, before being released and allowed to go on to travel to London.
- When it comes time for these dangerous offenders to be released, civil confinement thus becomes an appealing option.
- If they fail to reach an agreement in that time period, the prisoners should be released.
- The main characters in the movie are a group of young women who had either escaped from prison or had been released on bail.
- A number of political prisoners have been released since the late 1980s.
- On August 10, 1974, he was expecting to be given the news that he was to be released from solitary confinement.
- Trinculo felt like a prisoner about to be released after serving a full life sentence.
- Human slaves, no matter what, have the potential to take part in this and the broader social contract, thus they should be released from slavery and allowed to do so.
- He released the remaining political prisoners and restored democratic rule.
- Many had been living in orphanages before the war, but had been released or managed to escape during the fighting in Baghdad.
- Something felt like it had been released, set free, if only for a moment; he offered a hand and I took it, so he helped me up.
- Some were released prisoners themselves; some were draft-dodgers; many were clerks and petty bureaucrats, and all were looking for trouble.
1.2(unleash)desatarthe ban released a flood of protest — la prohibición desató una oleada de protestas
- All it takes to get this car moving like a breeze is to release the hand brake, turn the knob on the dashboard to forward mode and press the accelerator.
- But when you think of it, it allows you to start the engine, get into gear and release the brake with one hand.
- Combat offload is performed on the ground by releasing the aircraft brakes from a stationary position and a high-power rating set.
- All the bombs with the sensing switch extenders released and functioned as advertised.
- As one the three hanging soldiers hit the deck and released their harness while moving into a forward roll, and as one the tree shadows moved into positions on the guards patrol routes.
- Not daring to start the engine, he released the brake and pushed the bike back to the supermarket where Emma and Michael waited anxiously for him.
- To allow the trailer to roll back away from the damaged concrete as it was being lifted, the trailer's brakes had to be released manually at the same time.
- The joint is small and cylindrical, and only a high-strength joining method will ensure that the cannula will not move or release from the hub during use.
- As the parachute shot out from the top of the spacecraft, the aerobrake was released to fall freely to the surface of Mars.
- Slowly and carefully, she lifted it upwards, releasing the wheels from their track, and tugging the drawer free.
- To smell burning rubber while driving a car is a sign that you forgot to release the hand brake.
- Then, barely a minute from starting my engine, I release my brakes and taxi out to the runway.
- His hands immediately both found the steering wheel as he released the brake and pressed onto the gas.
- He shifted the lever into neutral and released the hand brake, then cranked the steering wheel as far to the right as he could.
1.3(funds/player/personnel) cederhe was released from his normal duties — lo dispensaron de sus tareas habituales
- The Americans took over from two French divisions, releasing them to move to a more active section.
- In the depths of misery, Aladdin polishes a dirty, battered lamp which is lying on the cave floor and releases the Genie of the Lamp, who sets him free from the cave and promises to grant his every wish.
- Your blood donation is then released for issue to hospitals once all the tests have come back and are declared negative.
- After eight months, I was released from all physical restrictions, such as engaging in contact sports.
- The lease had come to an end, and both parties were released from their obligations under it.
- This was not a case where the husband had transferred the house to the wife in consideration of her releasing him from all obligations arising out of the marriage.
- They're specifically aimed at older people who are property rich but cash poor, ie: those who have a lot of equity wrapped up in their homes but don't want to move in order to release it.
- The Kilkenny out-half managed to skip out of defence and release his backline who moved the ball quickly up field.
- He plans to work in food service when he's released.
- It confirmed the existing boundary and released the Free State from the significant financial liabilities it had incurred under the Treaty.
- So will New Delhi's latest move release an invigorating flood of foreign money?
- However, a spokesman for Garda management said the move would release an extra man for policing duties in the area.
- You are released from restrictions and limitations, as old fears do not trouble you any more.
- But that does not release me, in the future, from the moral obligation of telling the truth.
- You are released from tensions and restrictions when you make important decisions.
- You should also be aware that some lease contracts include a buy-out clause to release you from your obligations to the management company at the end of the agreed lease period.
- If he declines, you may ask and publish his reasons, but they cannot release you of your obligation to correct your error in publishing his misleading words.
- Beirne decided he had no choice but to temporarily close shop and let his employees go until the Army released him from service.
- He joined Everton on a free transfer last week, having been released from United during the summer.
- The two ships then released all of their escape pods, effectively hiding the one with Brimstone and his second in command.
2(figures/information/statement/report) hacer público(figures/report/information/statement) dar a conocer(book/record) sacar (a la venta)(movie) estrenar
3(emit, disseminate)(gas) despedirplants release oxygen through their leaves — las plantas liberan / desprenden oxígeno a través de las hojas
4.1(let go)(bomb) arrojarhe released his grip on her — la soltó
- It's really a joystick that jumps back to the home position when you release it.
- When the key falls back as the finger releases it, the hammer returns to its initial position, ready to strike again.
- The quick disconnect brake line on the trailer was then released, relieving the pressure on the drum.
- It is released in response to pressure/volume overload resulting in increased wall tension.
- Catherine's hand struggled desperately to move, trying to release the increasing pressure on her throat.
- The scene appears at this position after you release the mouse button.
- Reverse the motion to release the weight and return to the start.
4.2(brake/clutch) soltarto release the shutter — disparar
1(from prison, captivity)puesta en libertad feminineliberación femininehe negotiated his release from the contract — gestionó que se le condonaran las obligaciones emanadas del contrato
- his death was a merciful release — su muerte fue una bendición
2(of funds, personnel)cesión feminine
3(of claim, right)cesión feminine
4feminine publicaciónfeminine puesta en ventamasculine estrenoin / on general release — en todos los cines
5(record, movie)new releases — novedades discográficas
6(of gas)escape masculine
7(action)the release of the brakes — la acción de soltar el freno
- the release of the clutch — el desembrague
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