In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of foot)planta feminine
- Podiatry lecturer William Kerr studies the ridges on toes and the soles of the feet in relation to crime and is now ready to apply his knowledge in the field.
- But for me, this is the best part of the whole exercise, as firm fingers and thumbs work around the ankles, under the soles of the feet, between toes and over the instep.
- The near-invisible larvae lurk in warm, moist soil or sand, infecting their host by penetrating the skin, usually through the soles of the feet.
- Keep the foot just to the outside of your hip, with the sole of your foot facing up and your toes pointing behind you.
- If the baby stops breathing, a nurse will stimulate the baby to start breathing by patting him or touching the soles of his feet.
- The type of wound with the clearest indication for aggressive off-loading is a neuropathic wound on a weight-bearing area on the sole of the foot.
- Pain and numbness in the soles of the feet is a common presentation of sensory disturbance.
- Henna could also be used to add a red tint to the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet, if that was what one was inclined to do.
- By the end of the day I could feel the burn on the soles of my feet, and my skin forming a thick pumice-proof layer to protect itself from future exposure to scorching walkways.
- Melanomas commonly appear on these ‘non-sun exposed’ parts of the body, like the back of the legs, the soles of the feet and the buttocks.
- The tibial nerve, located between the medial malleolus and Achilles tendon, supplies the medial portion of the sole and the medial side of the foot.
- In the second stage of syphilis, infected individuals get a rash in the mouth, the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet.
- He's the Brother who's always dressed to impress and is well groomed from the top of his head to the soles of his feet.
- These commonly arise in areas of the body not much exposed to the sun, such as the back of the legs, soles of the feet, scalp and buttocks.
- Massage the feet, each toe, the ankles, the heels and the soles in turn with the warm oil, gently stretching the feet and toes as you massage them and using circular motions around your ankles and heels.
- She bows back once more,. lying on the ground, her legs bent under her at the knees, the soles of her feet pressed into her buttocks.
- As Chinese medicine theories show, a total of 62 reflection points corresponding with different parts of the body are separated on the soles of the feet.
- The rash doesn't itch and is usually on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet.
- Spray the cool mist on your face, the back of your neck, and the soles of your feet.
- Warts on the soles of the feet are called plantar warts.
- The basic rules of Sumo are simple: the wrestler who either first touches the floor with any part of his body apart from the soles of his feet or who leaves the ring before his opponent, loses.
- But these cancers are only tenuously linked to sunburn - many are found on areas of the body not commonly exposed to the sun, such as the soles of the feet and the buttocks.
- The heel is usually small and is internally rotated, making the soles of the feet face each other in cases of bilateral deformities.
- Buddhists have always used the swastika as a symbol of resignation, and Buddha is to this day depicted with the symbol all over his chest, arms and the soles of his feet.
- I am feeling numb from the top of my head to the aching soles of my feet.
- Two days later we had to drag him cross-country in a train as the pox blossomed in his mouth, eyes, nose, even the soles of his feet, making it impossible to walk.
- A 53 year old man presented with an ulcer on the sole of his left foot, attributed to a possible penetrating injury three months previously.
- Scrub heels, soles and edges of your feet until they feel smooth.
- Use of padding techniques that arc glued or taped to the sole of the foot have also been reported in the medical literature.
- Standing with your feet together, inhale, use your hand to lift your left leg up, and exhale, placing the sole of your left foot on the inside of the right thigh above the knee.
- Warts are usually painless with the exception of the warts on the soles of the feet.
- It's a pump for bedridden patients that is designed to simulate the physiological pumping mechanism in the sole of the foot that is usually activated by weight bearing.
- Bend knees outward and press soles of feet together.
- Pain and numbness often radiate to the plantar heel and, in some cases, extend even to the distal sole and toes.
2(of shoe)suela feminine
- Place shoes on the floor: If the heels and soles aren't sitting flat on the floor, it's time to go shoe-shopping.
- They had a thick sole with a short heel and were entirely black except for the dark blue laces that tied up the side.
- There was a tiny manufacturer mark on the heel of the sole.
- Tap shoes have thin metal plates, usually made of aluminium, screwed onto the sole and heel, allowing dancers to create percussive effects as they move.
- These sneakers serve the same purpose as boots, as their nylon and leather build, solid structure, and thick rubber soles make walking through snow a breeze.
- In my day the boots were made from tough leather with a very hard leather toecap and leather studs nailed into the sole and heel.
- My guess is that if the surface is more like the bottom of a crepe sole, it will squeak less than if the soles were like that of a pair of tennis shoes.
- Opt for a pair with a bit of a heel, and leather soles.
- Polish shoes; get new heels or soles if necessary.
- I have a pair that I've been wearing for eight years - the soles are somewhat worn down but they have at least another couple of years to go before the tread disappears.
- The average pair of bowling shoes will have a set sole or heel that can't be removed or adjusted.
- A better method of sealing heels and soles is to use a hot wax treatment that penetrates the leather, fills its pores, and prevents water from being absorbed.
- Mephisto makes shoes with a 100 percent biodegradable latex midsole, a natural rubber sole, and a footbed made of pure natural cork.
- Besides his exquisitely tooled creations, he is credited with having invented the platform sole and wedge heel, which have had a recent comeback in fashion.
- The group is looking at manufacturing doormats and shoe soles out of recycled footwear.
- His job entails patching, sewing, replacing heels, replacing soles and fine polishing.
- Wear a simple pair of black leather shoes, with a plain or capped toe, and if you choose, leather soles.
- Made from premium leather, they feature a lightly-padded footbed and a flexible sole for added walking comfort.
- This model offers the best of both worlds - a stiff sole for exercising at the gym and great traction for running or walking outdoors.
- As a rule of thumb, you can wear brown footwear with a black jacket, as long as your soles are predominantly black and you match them with a brown belt.
1to have one's shoes soled and heeled — hacerles poner suelas y tacones a los zapatos
- One day a man was seen bringing a pair of shoes to the cobbler to be soled.
- A regular but infrequent 'chore' was taking boots and shoes to the cobbler to be soled and heeled.
- I had my favourite boots soled and heeled for half the price of a London cobbler.
1(fish)lenguado masculineDover sole — lenguado masculine
- Further plans are in the pipeline for stocks including southern hake, sole, haddock and Norway lobster.
- At a fish-and-chip shop called the Balancing Eel, a stone's throw from the quayside, cod, haddock, plaice and sole are the fish of choice with scampi and prawn fritters close behind.
- Other commonly eaten seafoods include sardines, salmon, sole, sea bass, and hake, as well as eel, squid, octopus, and lamprey.
- Among the fish on the move are commercially important varieties such as Atlantic cod, sole and whiting.
- The advice given is that there should be zero fishing for cod, whiting, haddock, plaice, sole and prawns in the Irish Sea.
- If tilapia isn't available, substitute perch, sole, or other whitefish.
- Fish such as sole, halibut and cod, on the other hand, have relatively low omega - 3 concentrations.
- The main species harvested are hake, horse mackerel and pilchard, whilst other species such as monk, anchovy, tuna and sole also contribute to this sector.
- There's beef, duck and a vegetarian option, but the speciality is an interesting selection of fish dishes, including halibut, sole, monkfish, mussels and scallops.
- Have you tried to buy crabs, whiting, grey sole, ling or squid on the West Coast, where most of it comes in?
- These in turn provide fertile spawning grounds for crabs, shrimps, scallops, cod, plaice, bass, sole and herring, and so are vital to maintaining fisheries.
- Seafood with lower levels of methylmercury include cod, mahi-mahi, salmon, shrimp, trout, flounder, sole, perch and scallops.
- Cod, sole, haddock and ocean perch are decent choices because they are high in iodine but relatively low in mercury.
- Cod, pike, sole, and salmon are all best with the honest citrus and potpourri quality of a Belgian style Pilsner.
- The island has held the UK record for mullet, plaice and sole and been very close with bream and blonde rays so you can see why we started to visit the place.
- Cooling atop a block of ice are exotic catches of sea bass, bluefish, salmon, sole, lobster and shark.
- Feeling sorry for the sole, Valerie scooped a small opening at the base of the mesh through which it escaped.
- When ordering seafood, choose the leanest types, such as haddock, sole, trout, scallops, shrimp and crab.
- One never wanted to eat anything but herrings; another ate only sole.
- Thornback and blond rays are most often seen, with brill, plaice, sole, flounder and even turbot on occasion.
- Fifteen-year-old James began race walking at 11 with the sole aim of representing his county in Mosney.
- But these days there are fewer customers and most are here for the sole purpose of eating and not for the casual drinks and supper anymore.
- Carol is part of the London Laughter Club, a group which has the sole aim of making each other laugh.
- Once you're sure your putter is aimed squarely, your sole thought during the stroke should be to maintain the triangle formed by your shoulders and arms.
- From then his sole aim is to restore his family's status and towards this end he starts new business ventures and succeeds.
- It is here that an investigation by the director will occur with the sole purpose of collecting information that will lead to creating a harassment-free environment.
- That sole voice belonged to the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation.
- A group of record companies named her as the sole defendant in a federal lawsuit, claiming she made more than 700 songs available for free on the Internet.
- He was a father of four children and the sole breadwinner in the family.
- World Heart Day is a global initiative with the sole aim of raising awareness about heart health and is being supported by the World Heart Federation.
- I couldn't possibly reveal the name of the sole person I haven't bothered to shop for yet, but it begins with L and has fewer than 5 letters.
- ‘Our sole purpose is the protection of nature,’ added Marinov.
- The sole purpose of this particular effort is to identify undecided voters for follow-up contact.
- A group has been formed with the sole aim of creating a community theatre in a building beside the river, below Kingston House.
- The committee has been formed with the sole aim of organising the event, to which they hope to attract 5,000.
- When an identity becomes absolute, the little group to which I belong becomes my sole basis for self-understanding and the farthest boundary of my love.
- Cath initially takes this job with the sole aim of being able to pay Bailey's medical bills.
- Designated a protected area in 1941, the reserve was created with the sole aim of preserving the coastal sea and earth ecosystems.
- He added that the City has indeed embarked upon several major projects over the last twelve months with the sole aim of uplifting the living standard of the residents.
- And the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine says that caloric restriction is the sole instrument that produces weight loss.
2(exclusive)(rights) exclusivo(owner) únicothey are sole agents for … — tienen la representación exclusiva de …
- Courts rarely grant sole custody or even joint physical custody to fathers, and standard visitation is just a few days a month.
- Family members often find entering business together is more efficient than operating several independent sole proprietorships.
- Like a sole proprietorship, it is relatively easy and inexpensive to set up.
- My home is in my sole name and is valued at between €900,000 and €1.1m.
- I've been running it out of my home as a sole proprietor, using independent contractors.
- For a while, having a sole proprietorship raised your chances of getting audited.
- Independent designer-retailers, sole traders in fashion and in other ethnic-designer goods began to rent retail space in the area.
- But it is important to note that there may be tax implications if any assets held in sole names are not transferred in the tax year the separation occurs.
- Once published, the ideas in a book belonged to all - but the singular form of their expression remained the sole property of the author.
- Mrs Trusler had opened a bank account in her sole name to receive payments and the couple had made false statements on housing benefit and council tax benefit application and review forms.
- Land was attached to households and neither men nor women were sole legal owners of pieces of property.
- There are numerous business structures available, such as sole trader, limited and partnership, and the pros and cons of these need to be given due consideration.
- But the issue of liability complicates the relative ease of setting up a sole proprietorship.
- In the UK on the other hand sole proprietorship and partnership were the only legal forms available to audit firms until 1991.
- Chosen charities are given free stand space and joint sole rights to collect money from the 80,000 people who attend the show.
- Similarly, a divorced or separated parent who has sole physical custody of his children could reasonably be deemed the caretaker parent.
- If her bid stands, Zeidler could become the sole proprietor of the hotel.
- Throughout its history it has jealously guarded its sole power of initiative, so that it alone can initiate European legislation to come before the European Council and the European Parliament.
- The sole proprietor is responsible for 100 % of all business debts and obligations.
- It all began because she had separated from her husband last October and he had moved out of the family home, and she had started claiming housing benefit and opened up a new council tax account in her sole name.
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