In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1temporizador masculine(of oven, video etc) reloj (automático) masculine
- Some of these models also provide a greater number of programs, automatic shut-off timers and mechanisms that keep noise to a minimum.
- It's thought that the bombs themselves were operated manually, i.e. human suicide bombers rather than mechanical timers.
- We have used a timer on our engine heaters to save energy costs yet still give our vehicle engines ample time to heat up.
- The valve-on state can be activated from a remote robotic device when the automatic timer on the unit is off.
- Most of these timers also offer preset schedules.
- The mouse is equipped with an automatic sleep timer so it will shut itself off when idle for ten minutes.
- Modern dimmers even come with remote or voice control and have presets and built in timers.
- Likewise, refrigeration units now have automatic start-up timers for pre-cooling trailers.
- I refer to those who pre-tear toilet tissue to avoid work on Shabbat, but set automatic timers on the TV to turn on the college football games.
- But I'm so proud of myself for being able to use the video timer that I get the time wrong and tape two hours of daytime TV.
- If I'm not around a telly on Wednesday afternoons, I make sure the video timer's set.
- Well-positioned floodlights activated by timers or motion or light sensors force criminals to do what they hate most: work in the light.
- The animals are hooked up to milking machines with timers on them.
- If all this seems like too much fiddling around, you also could install an electronic timer and a drip hose to each plant.
- I set the timer and went into the living room to watch the TV.
- To take a domestic example, how many over 35s know how to set a video timer?
- If you don't want to rely on a neighbor for watering, install an automatic timer for your watering system or hose.
- However can someone tell me, please, why every time you want to set the timer on your video they never coincide with each other?
- At the beach, the timer on Chase's watch went off, signaling that it was time for him to turn over.
- Power can be conserved by leaving sensors in sleep mode most of the time; internal timers or network signals activate them only when they are needed to take a measurement or pass on a signal.
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