In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(organ)estómago masculineI have an upset stomach — ando mal del estómago
- I've got a weak stomach — sufro del estómago
- you need to have a very strong stomach to sit through one of his films — se necesita tener estómago para ver sus películas
- before noun stomach muscle — músculo del estómago
- Some low GI foods are high in fat, as fat slows the emptying of food from the stomach.
- Smooth cells make up the stomach, intestine, blood vessels and other organs.
- If the muscular valve above the stomach leaks, food mixed with acid washes back, or refluxes, into the esophagus.
- This is usually due to the accumulation of food in the stomach and intestines.
- These help prevent return of food from the stomach to the mouth.
- It may react with chemicals in food or in the stomach to form tiny amounts of cancer-causing nitrosamines.
- Smoking is the most important cause, though a fondness for salt is another disturbing trend that irritates the stomach.
- It takes a certain time to digest, so it increases the time that food remains in the stomach, giving a feeling of comfortable satiety.
- For most other common solid tumours such as those of lung, oesophagus, stomach, or pancreas, only limited survival gains have been achieved.
- The biotech company intends to turn the substances into therapeutic food products to treat stomach disorders.
- The movement of gastric juices into the food pipe from the stomach is called reflux.
- The Chinese believe that the rice will settle the stomach after eating.
- Food in the stomach does not appear to alter the kinetics or behavioral effects of the medication.
- The idea was that fibre fills the stomach and reduces the desire to overeat.
- She added that high-fiber food can extend the presence of food in the stomach so the sensation of being full will remain for longer.
- Gastroplasty alone can cause vomiting when even tiny amounts of food stretch the stapled stomach.
- Have some solid food in your stomach before drinking.
- Researchers believe that water in food empties from the stomach more slowly than water you drink, making you feel full longer.
- Digestion begins in the mouth, well before food reaches the stomach.
- A very full stomach is uncomfortable - food stays in the stomach for two to three hours, then continues to have an effect further down the gut.
2(belly)barriga femininepanza feminine informalguata feminine Chile informalstomachs in! chests out! — ¡adentro esa barriga! ¡saquen pecho!
- she lay on her stomach — estaba tendida boca abajo
- Francesca stood at a distance from him, her hands tightly clasped in front of her stomach, feeling somewhat awkward.
- I stood with my hands clasped in front of my stomach nervously.
- Furtive glances dissect her at thighs, hips, stomach, chest and face.
- When first learning to breathe properly, students should put their hands together in front of their stomach.
- Electrodes are placed on the stomach, bottom and thighs and two electrical currents switched on.
- They then chased the 25-year-old victim through the house before stabbing him in the stomach and thigh.
- They then folded their hands together in front of their stomachs and stood there like statues.
- They arrived to find Stephen dead on the ground with multiple stab wounds to his stomach and chest.
- Shallow, I know, but I had two small children then and was in mourning for my lost stomach and thighs.
- He stood in front of me, looking down at his stomach and chest.
- If stomach discomfort occurs after eating cold food, place something warm on the stomach such as hot towels.
- We found an adult male trapped with mud up to his waist area with this log right here that was across his stomach and chest area.
- I smiled at him for a second before dropping him with a hard front kick in his stomach.
- With his fists, he punched his opponent continuously in the stomach and chest, not giving him the chance to regain his breath.
- A woman who stabbed a former boyfriend three times in the stomach while high on drink and drugs has narrowly escaped a jail sentence.
- He had obviously been working hard lately, as I looked at his flat, toned stomach.
- I've got a slim body but my stomach and waist are still chubby.
- My favourite part of a guy's body is his stomach and then his chest.
- Her drawn up thighs pushed hard against her stomach and chest.
- Instead he wrapped his arm around the front of my stomach and pulled me closer.
- Vitamin D and fish oil supplements (for those who cannot stomach fish) may also be helpful.
- While he could actually stomach the food, I couldn't and choose a banana and water.
- Then we knocked back as many drinks as we could stomach, which brought us to my current state.
- She'd eaten as much breakfast as she could stomach, and kept her mind on other things so she wouldn't throw it back up.
- Just days after her birth, Stacey was diagnosed with the disease when doctors found a tube in her intestine was blocked and she could not stomach any food.
- I can barely stomach any food, which is good I guess because I'm fat anyway.
- Have you ever wondered how lizards can stomach worms, crickets and locusts?
- All my meals were on the set, when I could actually stomach food.
- Here you go, pal, all the bourbon you can stomach, brought to you by one of my beautiful, tunic-clad daughters.
2(person/insolence/insults) soportar(insults/person/insolence) aguantar
- For any diver who can stomach the risks, Bushman's Hole is world-class.
- It's about a recovering paedophile and I don't think people could stomach it - especially as it doesn't set out to explain, only portray.
- Ideologies that affirm a set of basic truths, such as feminism and classical or neo-Marxism, cannot stomach postmodernism.
- They cannot stomach the truth of their policy failings.
- If so, it might be worth stomaching your losses and switching out of your tech fund to something less risky.
- What if you want a Boxer, but cannot stomach the thought of housebreaking, chewed up shoes and boundless puppy energy?
- Truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.
- She recently quit as an assistant manager at a trading company because she could no longer stomach the attitude of her male colleagues.
- I suspect many, like me and my family, went because we cannot stomach the idea that we are being bounced into war for the sake of political expediency.
- If you cannot stomach a breach of decorum when justified outrage erupts then your support is nearly worthless anyway.
- Even for those who do not understand rural life and still cannot stomach the realities of gamekeeping, it is hard to contest that a problem exists with raptor numbers.
- For those of you who can still stomach watching baseball after all that's happened, there is some compelling drama to be played out in the coming weeks.
- From soundings I've taken inside the Labour Party, people cannot stomach a war and some are going to leave the party.
- It simply cannot stomach the sense of some form of autonomy.
- Investors of any age who cannot stomach market volatility also tend to have a higher-cash portion of their portfolios.
- Howard's government ‘cannot stomach the truth of their policy failings’.
- A quiet man, he stomached the suffering and gave thanks we all survived.
- Could she stomach the knowledge of what he'd endured since he was taken from his boarding school dormitory?
- This was the man who left the FNM because he didn't feel that he could stomach the corruption, and yet this was the party that he wanted to lead a couple of years ago.
- Boys had to endure this to prove they could stomach the hardships of hunting.
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