In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(bud, young leaf)brote masculineretoño masculinerenuevo masculinemasculine brote
- Look for instance at plants: vandalized trees send out new shoots, grass grows on rubbish dumps, flowers spring up in scrap yards.
- Separate two to three young roots and shoots from the main plant every 4 to 5 years.
- In spring the young leaf shoots are used to garnish all kinds of food.
- Tiny flowers may appear in late summer - pinch off the blooms and growing shoots of young plants to maintain foliage colour and encourage bushiness.
- Pinching out the shoot tips after young plants have finished flowering is a good way of making them bush out.
- At the first stages of development, the availability of embryos results from a combination of main shoots and primary tillers.
- The sexual type of all flowers produced in each inflorescence on all shoots of these plants was monitored and recorded throughout the 2001 flowering period.
- Similarly, clipping shoots of Artemisia plants did not reduce resprouting relative to unclipped control plants.
- Leaf and stem tissue from young, newly developed shoots was used as explant tissue for plant transformation as follows.
- Plant shoots were harvested in July, August, and November 1993.
- The shoots of all plants were cut back to about 20-25 cm above the soil.
- One leaf was collected from short shoots of three trees per each of clone, provenance or origin at stages 1, 3 and 5 of leaf development.
- These buds may have developed into plagiotropic branches or orthotropic epicormic shoots.
- In mature Juglans regia trees, female flowering is apical on spring shoots.
- Young trees produce many long shoots, which should contribute to rapid crown construction and height growth.
- The plants had defective shoot apical meristems and grew slowly in vitro.
- In addition, camels and cattle browse young shoots of this tree, thus limiting its development and possibilities of regeneration.
- Three similar branches, shoots or tillers per plant were selected for the three treatments.
- Gemmotherapy consists of herbal remedies made from the buds or shoots of young plants.
- The rice rats would typically eat through the outer sheaths of the stem near the base of the plants in order to reach the young shoots growing inside.
2.1feminine partida de cazafeminine caceríapheasants reared for the shoot — faisanes criados para caza
- Mr Robertshaw, a retired farmer, said he would continue to allow the shooting rights and the footpath could be closed on those three to four occasions a year when the shoot was held.
- One or two of the dialogue scenes, in particular the one showing international war-profiteers enjoying a grouse shoot, have a dated, agitprop feel.
- It's even more excessive than a bunch of City investment bankers on a grouse shoot.
- Barry Atkinson carried out a record 148 days' worth of beating - or flushing out birds - at grouse, partridge and pheasant shoots.
- Grimond was adopted as candidate for Orkney and Shetland, having only seen the cliffs of Hoy while in Caithness on a grouse shoot.
- The Lords and ladies would be put up at the Devonshire Arms Hotel at Bolton Abbey before the pheasant and grouse shoots.
- It featured a sporting clay shoot, guided hunts for pheasant and quail and a celebrity dinner with live and silent auctions.
- Out in the Australian wilderness and the wide-open spaces, the only equivalent to a fox hunt that I can think of is a kangaroo shoot.
- In the first, the applicant S took part in a protest against a grouse shoot.
- Grouse and partridge shoots are run separately.
- We were in Mandir Niwas, which in the days of the royal shoots was the reception area for the visiting dignitaries because it was closest to the station.
- In winter, hunters come for the wild game shoots, which explains the rifles on the wall and the disparate taxidermy.
- No shoot has been organised on his land for the Glorious Twelfth - the start of the grouse shooting today.
- Four basic dove-hunting options are available: grain fields, roost brush, water holes and pass shoots.
- At the Buccleuch estate in Nithsdale a dearth of grouse forced yesterday's traditional start of the season shoot to be cancelled and rearranged for later this month.
- Professional beaters will be called in by Bradford Council to drive birds on to privately-owned adjoining moors where grouse shoots still take place.
- Here's a romantic view of a grouse shoot on Beamsley Beacon by Turner.
- Is modern quick-drying nylon appropriate wear on a formal occasion such as a shoot, in any circumstances?
- The opportunities for travel have been regular and tantalising - from grouse shoots in Scotland to gun wielding in darkest Africa.
- The event was a laser clay pigeon shoot at a holiday resort.
2.2British (land)coto (de caza) masculinevedado (de caza) masculine
- Game farmers hatch out eggs and day old chicks or poults are delivered to the shoot depending on the model they are operating.
- The game shoots of the area supply plenty of pheasant in season, but other game, such as grouse, has suffered due to a succession of wet winters.
- There is another similar shoot up the same valley.
3Cinemarodaje masculinefilmación feminine
- It may be an unusual combination, but the two pursuits don't necessarily conflict, except when Ciara turns up for a fashion shoot sporting a few cuts and bruises.
- ‘The rest of the week, I have modeling shoots and press conferences,’ she said.
- In Goa, according to Pooja, it was one big party during the shoot.
- Café manager Georgina Galley said Warner Brothers crews used to come into the Ive Café for meals before shoots.
- Debbie maintained that depth of emotion in her performance throughout the shoot.
- Pre-production planning of a motion capture shoot for a game is a very difficult and important process.
- The editing process, and the shoot, took longer than I'm used to, but that's how it happened.
- Yao says he plans to spend less time on commercial shoots and more time working on his game or resting.
- And during the shoot in Norway, John risked his life by performing a series of extreme stunts on ice.
- As far as he's concerned, his own sexuality is irrelevant to the shoot.
- Still she performed like a trooper and actually did the shoot so kudos to her.
- The most common sight in southern California these days isn't a movie shoot or a beach party.
- The Rajaji Hall courtyard was abuzz with activity since morning, as hundreds of junior artistes gathered for the shoot.
- The shoot was marred by protesters shutting down production at one point.
- In each town, the women in the show are first brought together a day or two before the shoot for an ‘ice-breaking session’.
- She was his least favorite make up artist but also the only one able to come in for the special shoot today for their interviews.
- Based on what I have learned from past experiences, here are some pointers to make the most of your camp's video or photography shoot.
- Today, she even got back from a shoot having stopped off to buy me lunch because she was worried that I was working too hard and not eating enough.
- Take in 300-500 grams of carbs divided among four to seven meals starting the day before your shoot.
- Eventually they finished their shoot and everyone headed back for lunch, which is when we got the change to interview Sid Haig.
1(person/animal) pegarle un tiro a(animal/person) pegarle un balazo athey shot him three times in the legs — le pegaron tres tiros en las piernas
- I've been shot! — ¡me han herido!
- she was shot in the arm — recibió un balazo en el brazo
- they shot him dead — (by firing squad) lo fusilaron
- to shoot oneself — pegarse un tiro
- he got / was shot while filming the riots — recibió un balazo mientras filmaba los disturbios
- you'll get shot for that! — ¡te van a matar!
- you'll get me shot! — ¡me van a matar por tu culpa!
- he deserves to be shot — ¡es (como) para matarlo!
- to shoot sth to pieces / bits — hacer añicos / pedazos algo
- to shoot the breeze / bull — darle a la lengua / a la sinhueso
3(fire)(bullet) disparar(bullet) tirar(arrow/missile) lanzar(arrow/missile) arrojarshe shot him a suspicious glance — le lanzó una mirada recelosa
- to shoot questions at sb — acribillar a algn a preguntas
4(eject, propel)lanzardespedirarrojarthe passengers were shot out of their seats — los pasajeros salieron despedidos de sus asientos
5(pass swiftly)to shoot the rapids — salvar los rápidos
- to shoot the lights — pasarse los altos
6Sport(ball/puck) lanzar(goal) marcar(goal) anotar(se) Latin AmericaNelson shot 66 yesterday — Nelson hizo ayer el recorrido en 66 golpes
- he shot four baskets — encestó cuatro veces
7US(play)jugar ato shoot craps/billiards — jugar a los dados/al billar
9slang(inject)chutarse slangpicarse slangpincharse informal
1(fire weapon)disparardon't move or I'll shoot! — ¡no se mueva o disparo!
- to shoot wide/straight — disparar desviado/certeramente
- to shoot to kill — disparar / tirar a matar
- to shoot at sb/sth — dispararle a algn/ a algo
- they shot at the crowd — dispararon sobre la muchedumbre
2(hunt)cazarto go shooting — ir de caza
3informal(proceed)can I ask you something? — sure, shoot! — ¿te puedo preguntar algo? — claro ¡pregunta nomás! Latin America
4(move swiftly)their record shot straight to number one — su disco subió directamente al número uno
- we were shooting along at 100mph — íbamos como una bala / como un bólido a 100 millas por hora
- she shot past, almost knocking me over — pasó como una bala / como un bólido y casi me atropella
- the days shot by — los días pasaron volando
- he shot out of his seat — saltó del asiento
5Sporttirardispararchutarchutear Southern Coneto shoot at goal — tirar al arco Latin America
7Botany(plant) brotar(seed) germinar
1¡miércoles! euphemistic informal¡mecachis! euphemistic informal
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