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(against crime, espionage etc)seguridad femininea breach of security — una infracción de las normas de seguridad
- tight security was in force — se habían extremado las medidas de seguridad
- before noun security alarm — alarma de seguridad
- security forces — fuerzas de seguridad
- there's been a security leak — ha habido una filtración
- security measures — medidas de seguridad
- security officer — encargado de seguridad
- security precaution — medida de precaución
- a security risk — un peligro para la seguridad
- security system — sistema de seguridad
- That ability made him not only a danger in the region but a threat to America's security.
- Nicknamed the Jersey Girls, they became experts on national security and terrorism.
- None of these three countries poses a real threat to United States security.
- Only in retrospect did we become aware how lax US airport security had become.
- She complained about the country's lax security and lauded John Kerry for his defiance of the President.
- Terrorism has long been included on the list of so-called new transnational threats to state security.
- The National Party considers matters of national security to be of the highest importance.
- The war was not justifiable on grounds of an immediate threat to US security.
- So therefore, an educational system, based on reason, is a vital matter of national security.
- How exactly does all this improve U.S. national security for the long haul?
- Wealth is therefore an instrument in the creation of national security and national welfare.
- But the role of the Government is also to provide safety and security for its citizens.
- Dealing with national security is always a matter for the executive, and that is how it should be.
- There is no such thing as complete security against crime, or against terrorism.
- What is the director of homeland security for, other than to announce threats to homeland security?
- President Bush put terrorism and national security at the center of congressional races.
- Tony Blair was warned six years ago that religious fanaticism would become a serious threat to UK security, it has been revealed.
- One of the first matters is the need to assist aviation safety and security.
- Our nation's security is not just the responsibility of the armed forces.
- A second factor relates to reputedly lax physical security and accounting systems at many nuclear weapons enterprises.
1.2(department)departamento de seguridad masculine
- The governor came to the temple with his wife, amid tight security.
- He has been campaigning for more than a year for tighter security at the site.
- Indonesia's military and police are providing tight security for the team during its trip.
- Smith landed at Manchester Airport just after midday amid tight security and a blizzard.
- A huge team of people will ensure that the necessary security measures are in place.
- At Stansted, armed guards lined the access road to the terminal which was closed for five hours amid heightened security measures.
- You will have a virtual free rein to provide security as you see fit.
- Both exports and imports fell in part because of tighter security measures.
- Border security was tightened just as the U.S. slowdown was forcing legions of migrants to return to Mexico.
- Once in place, said Moynihan, it's crucial that tight security procedures and policies are maintained.
- All the fuss, tight security and checks led to long waits and traffic snarls.
- More rush on the tracks would of course entail more security measures.
- In the short run, America will tighten border security.
- The players touched down in New Delhi at 1430 hours on a PIA flight amid tight security arrangements.
- We must ensure there are tight security controls at the venue and at the athletes' accommodations.
- Elea then set up a series of security measures to ensure that sure an occurrence could never happen again.
- The Security Council gave new authority to Mr Mehlis, who returned on Monday to Lebanon amid tight security.
- City institutions were just told to make sure that their existing checks and security procedures were working.
- A council will look at ways to fund extra security measures at cemeteries after 14 headstones were kicked over.
- Indonesian Christians will celebrate Christmas amid a tight security in the world's most populous Muslim country.
2.1(safety, certainty)seguridad femininechildren need emotional security — los niños necesitan seguridad / estabilidad en el plano afectivo
- financial security — seguridad económica
- According to him however, Government has to guarantee security against international threats.
- The US Food and Drug Administration announced rules today that will enhance the security of the US food supply.
- He has ensured security of tenure for those whom he has backed.
- But it can make major strides to bolster the country's financial security.
- Fallback resources provide security against errors in other setting mechanisms.
- The problems could relate to declining health, declining income or declining emotional security.
- They will give increased security of tenure for the tenants of agricultural holdings.
- The only true security against nuclear dangers is an enforceable ban on all nuclear weapons.
- State policy for ensuring information security during military conflicts has a prognostic, organizational and administrative function.
- They would all have more cash to provide job security and job creation.
- As in London, the force's chiefs said they hoped to balance security against people's rights to protest peacefully.
- Other costs include the introduction of bio security against bird flu.
- If you can't budget effectively, you endanger your financial security by spending more than you earn.
- You are able to drop old fears and apprehension about material and emotional security.
- A new University of Queensland research project could lead to improved internal computer network security at banks and financial institutions.
- The Green Revolution ensured food security at the macro level, but not completely at the household level.
- What should we be doing to ensure vaccine safety and security against external threats?
- A deep sense of insecurity grips you and you begin to clutch at emotional and material security.
- A notch in the rear dovetail provides additional security against ring movement.
- Colonialism is no longer seen as a threat to peace and security since there are no more empires left.
- Small flechette pistols were sold to give civilians a sense of false security against thugs.
- Having a job did not necessarily guarantee economic security for African American workers and their families.
- For one thing, we are afraid, and in times of fear we crave security above all.
- What are the recent scientific and technological developments that enhance aviation security?
- With it, you can improve Internet security for remote workers.
2.2(protection)seguro masculinegarantía femininemy security against want — mi seguro / garantía contra la necesidad
(guarantee)garantía feminineto stand security for sb — salirle de garantía a algn River Plate
- before noun security agreement — contrato de garantía
- The whole business of pledging - parting with goods to act as security against a loan - is also changing, Kempson said.
- The money was being used as security for costs until the appeal was completed.
- The plaintiffs say that this property could be put up for security for costs.
- David has offered the Ace Patent to me as security against this money, which, quite frankly, I am not prepared to accept.
- If the bank does not get security against the borrower itself, it is difficult to see how it gets it against third parties.
3.2securities pluralFinancevalores masculinetítulos masculinegovernment securities — bonos del Estado masculine
- before noun the securities market — el mercado de valores
- securities portfolio — cartera de valores
- Most of these securities were financed by British and Dutch investors.
- Most of the respondents had experience in investing in the stock market and other securities.
- The new rules also make donating mutual funds, stocks, bonds and other securities more attractive.
- Most securities that trade this way are penny stocks or are from very small companies.
- The securities trade like stocks when the price of common shares moves above the conversion price.
- An adviser executive sells mutual funds, bonds and other related securities to customers.
- Finally, you can gift shares and other financial securities to charity and get tax relief on their market value.
- As we mentioned earlier convertible bonds are rather complex securities for a few reasons.
- The Fed uses this cash to purchase securities from primary government bond dealers.
- But before you go and register all your securities into joint ownership, there is a catch.
- The duration of gilts, bonds and interest bearing securities will not exceed 2 years.
- One should remember that most of the option theory was developed for financial securities.
- Instead, I propose to levy a small tax on transactions in securities on stock exchanges.
- It was mainly leverage created by borrowing to finance securities purchases back then.
- For those with an interest in individual securities, there are stocks and bonds to meet every need.
- These are pooled investment funds which give access to a wide spread of shares and other securities such as bonds.
- Already we have seen how important are the securities and derivatives activities of modern banks.
- Generally, you shouldn't have more securities in your portfolio than you can keep track of effectively.
- A mutual fund firm invests in a broad range of stocks or other securities on behalf of a large number of individual clients.
- Junk bonds or high yield bonds are securities issued by companies that aren't in the best of health.
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