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(of technology)(education/equipment/expertise) técnicotechnical difficulty — problema técnico masculine
- a technical hitch — un problema (de carácter) técnico
- It was an extraordinary technical achievement.
- Friends described him as reserved, almost taciturn, but insatiably curious about science and technical processes.
- And now we are so successful in the biomedical sciences we have the technical ability to change our very biological essence, our genes.
- These technical achievements are intriguing.
- His research interests are the economics of science and technical changes, and the theory of diffusion of new technologies.
- According to him, what made modern science possible was not technical advances in instrumentation so much as a new way of looking at the world.
- Such forms are common in military, industrial, and technical usage.
- The second factor that helped to transform this broad area of popular culture was the adaptation and exploitation of a range of technical innovations and industrial developments.
- Their scientific and technical achievements allowed the Europeans to dominate the world.
- Yes, the spacecraft returned and he was given information concerning the alien planet with its exceptionally high level of scientific and technical achievement.
- The award recognizes outstanding technical contributions to aerosol science and technology by a young scientist.
- The technical achievements of Western industrial society have been magnificent, but there has been a cost on the social side with a loss of community.
- In practice, the opposite is occurring in every technical field except health sciences.
- In 1955-1957 the Sputnik era caused our educational system to focus on science and technical improvements.
- This also serves to stimulate possible future careers in science of technical fields.
- It also documents the scientific and technical achievements in farming before 1945.
- The objectifying consciousness that brought about the rise of natural science and the advanced technical culture of the West profoundly damaged theological thought.
- I mean, NASA is working with a lot of very bright folks in the science and engineering and technical fields.
- The successful applicant will hold a foods science or technical qualification or a relevant amount of experience in a food environment.
- Probably not, just as technical or industrial progress would not have been furthered by mediaeval religious fundamentalism.
1.2(specialized)(language/journal/translator) técnico(dictionary) técnico(dictionary) especializadotechnical term — tecnicismo masculine
- don't get too technical, please! — ¡por favor, déjate de tecnicismos!
- The difference here is that you actually need the technical knowledge and physical skill to perform.
- I like his work, especially knowing it takes technical skill to mix the polymers for canvas paintings that can be rolled, shipped, unrolled and stretched.
- In this picture he displays great technical virtuosity.
- For further information see the technical article in this issue.
- His book is a technical book written for specialists.
- I'm more drawn to work with actors who are strong in their technical craft.
- Though literacy has enabled rural poor to acquaint themselves with technical skills necessary for increasing their income and thus, reducing the incidence of poverty.
- Wedding photography is an evolving field that requires artistic talent, vision, and highly technical expertise.
- E-support content encompasses everything from frequently asked questions to white papers, technical tips and technical articles.
- But aside from the technical skills displayed, it shows what an excellent job was done in terms of public consultation.
- Like the index at the back of a technical book, the database uses indexes internally to look up your data much faster.
- There is a steep discount on some foreign technical books, and many students wade through whatever is available to pick the title of their choice.
- He is author of nine books and more than 200 articles, chapters, technical reports and other writings.
- Of course, the accompanying technical article provides many of the details.
- He is a prolific writer, with more than two dozen technical articles and books to his name.
- Great cinematography is a true art form and its practitioners combine an artistic eye, consummate technical skill and long term experience to come up with a great shot.
- As the preface in this book states; ‘This is not a technical book nor a popular one either!’
- But while the overall story is predictable and shallow some of the individual pages and the monologues therein are nice, and the illustrations executed with some technical skill.
- But for a uniform service which is steeped in its history, culture and tradition, it is not just about the technical skills that you bring, it is this recognition of peer solidarity.
- She also acquired new technical skills at the conference.
- But in order to initiate this interplay, the creator - the artist - must have some measure of skill or technical proficiency in his or her craft.
- He is the author of more than 30 technical articles and is a fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
- News items, announcements, technical articles, handy tips and tricks, can all be said to be useful resources on the web.
- What follows is a plan that integrates all three - technical skills, endurance, and strength - in order to deliver you to base camp in top form.
- Its primary function will be to provide technical expertise on subjects such as weight-training.
- Courses may range from personal effectiveness programs to advanced training in highly technical skills.
- He demonstrates how fiercely technical a craft climbing is, solitary, dangerous and exacting.
- He opted for art as a vocation during his school days and then received formal training in art in Kolkata where he acquired technical skill and developed an attitude to experiment with new ideas.
- There are no great technical difficulties in making simple outline drawings using the camera.
- Overall, technical books were published when a senior researcher with years of experience had something significant to write about.
- I believe every technical book should have three qualities: good indices, clear writing and wise use of appendices.
- Cinematography is the technical craft of shooting a film: the camera, lens, film, filters, framing, etc.
- However, these are very minor issues and any technical book containing this amount of information is bound to have an occasional mistake.
- His articles are highly technical and written for specialists in the field of differential geometry.
- This is a technical book that assumes a fairly extensive knowledge of second temple Judaism.
- I wish every technical book could follow the same pattern.
- Although the second part of the book is technical in nature, end users will find useful hints sprinkled throughout.
- The true tattoo artist has had years of formal training and apprenticeship and has thoroughly learned the technical skills of the craft.
- During the first three decades of the twentieth century, many of its articles were technical, tactical, and even strategic in character.
- The internet is full of technical articles, many of which are way too complicated for the average computer user who just wants to solve a simple problem.
1.3(of technique)(perfection/skill) técnico
2(in strict terms)it was a technical victory, but we gained no real benefit — en teoría fue una victoria, pero no obtuvimos ningún beneficio real
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.