In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Anatomycuero cabelludo masculine
- His brown shoulder length hair was thinning at the scalp and his skin seemed pale and sickly in garish torchlight.
- Using his fingertips to tickle my skin and massage my scalp, he opened up my playful side within a few minutes.
- Ringworm isn't a worm, but a fungal infection of the scalp or skin that got its name from the ring or series of rings that it can produce.
- On physical examination, no clinically atypical or suspicious nevi were observed on the skin or scalp.
- Have the temperature changes made your skin itchy and your scalp dry?
- The energy prickled across my skin, and by the funny feelings on my scalp, I was sure my hair was standing on end.
- This is probably something to do with us having two to three thousand nerve endings in our scalp crying out for stimulation.
- Brush her scalp thoroughly but gently, working out from the scalp to the ends of the hair.
- Dandruff of the scalp and flaking skin in the auditory canals are also common.
- It's normal for your scalp's skin cells to grow old, die and shed.
- All the hairs on her arms stood straight out from her skin and her scalp tingled.
- Dandruff is characterised by small, loose flakes of dead skin on the scalp or trapped in the hair.
- On examination we observed a healthy man with no other burns of the skin of the scalp, face or neck.
- Medically speaking, it is a condition where the skin cells on the scalp go into over drive and are produced in excess, which gives rise to irritation and itching.
- The natural process of sloughing off old skin cells on the scalp and manufacturing replacements is usually very orderly and complete.
- Sometimes, this fungus can cause our scalps to shed skin cells too quickly.
- Not only will you walk away with clean and clear skin and a massaged scalp, but you'll also learn proper shaving techniques.
- But your scalp needs to be cared for just like the skin on the rest of your body.
- The base should actually lay on the scalp and should not be spread or rubbed into the skin or scalp.
- Its natural foaming quality also makes it a gentle, moisturizing cleanser for skin, scalp and hair.
2(as trophy)cabellera feminineto be after sb's scalp — ir por algn
- The payment for Indian scalps, including the scalps of Indian children, was written in the laws of Massachusetts.
- After the Indians killed soldiers, they would take their scalps as trophies.
- The differences between what happened at Fort William Henry and at Niagara need not be seen as evolutionary; the aftermath of battle had yielded many scalps and prisoners for the Iroquois at Niagara.
- Young Pawnee warriors proudly stole horses and scalps from their enemies, the Sioux.
1to scalp sb — arrancarle la cabellera a algn
- I'll scalp him! — ¡lo voy a matar!
- This squares with the team song, which goes on about scalping the enemy and other warrior skills, befitting for a game of violence, which football clearly is (I speak as a fan).
- Where almost all the bodies of the Cavalry soldiers had been scalped the bodies of Keogh and Custer were not harmed apart from their battle wounds.
- Incredibly, the killer appears to be emulating an American Indian warrior, scalping his victims, after murdering them with an axe.
- Historians Hippocrates and Herodotus thought that the Amazons had to fight until they had scalped three enemies before they were permitted to mate.
- Jesse James, who used to scalp his victims, seems to prove the point.
- Many of the hapless victims were mutilated; some were scalped, young men were castrated and some bodies were carved with the sign of the cross.
- The Chicago Cubs scalp their own tickets (and apparently it's legal).
- We scalped two tickets and had a decent hummus dinner for about $20 each.
- He said this process to access tickets is normal for international games for all World Cups - be they cricket or football - so that all fans have an opportunity to access tickets and to avoid scalping.
- He carefully moved aside papers; he knew if he messed up his mother's work she'd scalp him.
- Tickets were being scalped for $200, and commemorative pins were sold to mark the occasion.
- I would like feedback on this new project I'm working on though, without posting it preferably, because I have a feeling I'd be scalped for starting something new when I'm working on this.
- Bobby began his working life scalping tickets to Boston Celtics games and ended up buying the hallowed parquet floor of the Boston Garden before it was torn down.
- Kara told me to suck it up and go and scalp your ticket.
- Last spring, fans scalped tickets at Boston-New York spring training games!
- People have been scalping tickets for her shows at Carnegie Hall - now that is hitting the big time for the pianist-singer from Nanaimo!
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