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(movement)transporte masculine British(network/costs) de transportemeans of transport — medio de transporte masculine
- air transport — transporte aéreo
- sea transport — transporte marítimo
- rail transport — transporte por ferrocarril
- road transport — transporte por carretera
- transport policy — política de transporte
- transport system — sistema de transporte(s)
- British architects, builders, developers and clients for buildings have something else in common with people involved in transport and distribution.
- Bulgaria should have eliminated the state subsidy for the coal mining and begun to implement differentiation in transport and distribution pricing of natural gas.
- The transport of oil, kegs and tanks by rail on the four routes will continue as normal.
- Another role of insulin is to stimulate the active transport of amino acids into cells.
- Duty, transport and distribution are fixed costs, so the more you spend, the more wine you get for your money.
- There is also large-scale downstream pollution caused by long-distance transport of industrial food.
- Some of this is from the oil cargo evaporating during transport (about 3.7 million tons per year).
- The next step in this process is malnutrition, since active transport of nutrients become impaired.
- These applications include collection, storage, and transmission or transport of accumulated data, typically in very large sets.
- The project is further expected to facilitate the transport of heavy-duty goods to the north.
- The industrial world is totally and completely dependent upon oil for agriculture and transport.
- This makes transport and delivery very expensive, he said.
- He has worked in transport, distribution and logistics for three years previously, and now works as a construction site foreman and travels on the Sandringham line.
- Removal of crab from seawater causes significant physical and physiological stress on the crab that can lead to mortality during transport and distribution.
- In August, through the generosity of our church and friends, we were able to send money to buy 300 bags of maize and pay for transport and distribution.
- The committee must therefore pay the remainder of the cost and all transport costs.
1.2British (vehicle)now she has her own transport — ahora tiene transporte
- salesperson required: own transport essential — se necesita vendedor: vehículo propio imprescindible
1.3also transport shipMilitarybuque de transporte masculine
1.4also transport planeMilitaryavión de transporte masculine
1.5US (shipment)remesa feminine
2literary(of emotion)she was in transports of delight at the news — estaba extática con la noticia
- the news sent her into a transport of rage — la noticia la puso fuera de sí (de la rabia)
- I am lost in transports of admiration for your bravery!
- You live in a state of utter seriousness with intermittent transports of rapture.
- Will other political parties follow suit, in seeking out their own politically symbolic transports of delight?
- Now Pop is, above all, well-adjusted; it doesn't seek to transfigure the world, offers us no transports of ecstasy or escape.
- She would have been consumed with transports of joy.
- There's a floodlit stage and electronic band of ‘gruperos’ in transports of salsa-invoked delirium.
- The mastery of each instrument and the cohesion and beauty of the orchestra was a transport of delight for this audience.
- Like scarlet moss, it carries the reader to ever-higher transports of delight.
- He saw the naked bodies of men and women in postures and transports of passionate love.
- The words of the budget speech by the Finance Minister would have had the country's poor in transports of joy, but the rhetoric was not matched by equivalent spending commitments.
- All told, we're talking about a multitude in transports of joy.
1(goods/people/animals) transportaras you enter the palace you are transported to another age — al entrar al palacio uno se transporta a otra época
3literary(affect)to be transported with joy/delight — estar extasiado/embelesado
- she was transported with joy when she learned that ... — se quedó extática cuando se enteró de que ...
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