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 person, animal, object)trato masculinethe treatment they received at the hands of the guards — el trato que recibieron de parte de los guardias
- what have I done to deserve such treatment? — ¿qué he hecho yo para merecer este trato / para que me traten de esta manera?
- her treatment of her children — la manera como trata a sus hijos
- he is given preferential treatment — se le da un trato preferente / preferencial
- the furniture has had some rough treatment — se les ha dado un muy mal trato a los muebles
- They were allegedly subjected to inhuman treatment by the police for several days in custody.
- The embarrassment of having a foreign head of state is compounded by our treatment as second-class subjects.
- And all the while, new groups are coming out of the woodwork, demanding equal treatment by the government.
- The moderator will make sure both leaders get equal treatment and equal time.
- When dealing with his treatment of broadsides, it must be remembered that he has strong prejudices in this area.
- Those customers get good treatment, with special deals and personal service.
- So in 1953 he ran for president of the local union on a pledge of equal pay and equal treatment.
- These were no longer demands for equal treatment but for special benefits, based on the color of their skin.
- And here they are again, to be subjected to the same treatment from America.
- In line with international practice, Bulgaria and the US will have to agree also on equal treatment of employees.
- For me the ban, when implemented, will represent a step towards a more humane treatment of wild animals.
- She said something to me about leaving the village because of their cruel treatment towards women.
- This made it difficult if not impossible to move in any other direction than towards ever more draconian treatment of prisoners.
- Once an exception is made for the rule, others will be added for the sake of equal treatment.
- The latter doesn't imply justice at all: It does not advocate the equal treatment of people.
- Without all those who demanded equal treatment of women, we would still be under the thumb of male dominance.
- We look to see whether they are dealt the same treatment.
- But the issue is more than just financial: it is also about equal treatment in the workplace.
- Some of the rest of the bill deals with the treatment of passengers who are behaving badly.
- If perceived unfair treatment can be dealt with internally, litigation is avoided which is always better for both parties.
1.2(of subject, idea)tratamiento masculineI resented her treatment of the issue — no me gustó el tratamiento que le dio al asunto
- his treatment of the human form — la manera como trata la figura humana
- this question deserves fuller treatment — este asunto merece ser tratado con mayor profundidad
- In this area he led the symbolic treatment of the subject.
- His photographs of personalities are unique and distinctive in their treatment of the subjects.
- In Poussin's later treatment of the same subject at the Washington National Gallery, the Cretans have learnt more sense.
- The volume is a thorough but ultimately formulaic treatment of a subject handled in several previous books.
- It is an informed and aesthetically pleasing treatment of this broad subject.
- There is of course no treatment, discussion or consideration in the guides themselves of overlap.
- My treatment of the subject in my address to the jury is to be found at pages 67 to 76 of the appeal book, your Honour.
- In this book review I will just note some points about Pennock's treatment of the subject.
- Timaeus did not restrict his treatment to Sicily but dealt with the whole west including Carthage.
- And their first individual exhibition is sure to be a hit, given their selection and treatment of subjects.
- Indeed, the choice and treatment of subject matter is sometimes paradoxical.
- This is not a book for the history specialist, who may be mildly infuriated by the shallow treatment of pet subjects.
- The comic treatment offsets the grim subject matter and the film won a well-deserved trio of Oscars.
- Whatever Forster's intentions, the judges were chiefly impressed by his treatment of the subject.
- The increasing repression faced by homosexuals is a legitimate subject for artistic treatment.
- Any extended treatment of the subject of empire that does not give full weight to the fact that human beings do not want to be ruled by foreigners is worth very little.
- Death and Birth are subjects that demand serious treatment and both set the tone for the album.
- It was not merely that Lawrence's choice of subject and treatment was considered obscene.
- There is no doubt that the Holocaust has been nearly exhausted as a subject, but this treatment brings it alive.
- One looks forward to a more detailed treatment of the subject.
2(of metal, fabric, waste)tratamiento masculine
- The city's sewage treatment plant has suffered three fires and the emergency holding dam will overflow after tonight.
- It is possible to outcross if the plant is emasculated which can only be done by chemical treatment.
- He said he is adamant the waste from the sewage treatment plant situated on the Lea Road is not the cause of the alleged fish kills along the river.
- She also pointed out that, as some of the pollution came from animal wastes washed off the land, new sewage treatment plants were not the only answer.
- Acid stains, such as red wine or fruit juices, require a different treatment to grease stains.
- The treatment process physically and chemically binds the CCA to the inside of the wood fibers.
- The most common biological treatment system that also provides storage is the anaerobic lagoon.
- A number of chemical treatment processes can be used to separate DU from contaminated soil.
- The demand for water treatment chemicals is influenced by a host of factors.
- After chemical treatment, the water from the flush toilet is clean enough for people to wash their hands.
- I believe most people would prefer healthy turf even though an occasional treatment of a safe herbicide must be applied.
- Drink at least eight glasses each day, and preferably free of chemical treatment, such as chlorine and fluoride.
- The provision of clean water and proper sewage treatment systems depends on the electrical system.
- You will need to have a residual chemical treatment carried out and you should get a professional to assess the situation.
- Sewage treatment and waste disposal should be taken up by local self-governments.
- The chemical treatment is necessary before the playing surface is improved.
- Six years ago his company had been sending waste laboratory chemicals for treatment at Waste Control.
- Motorists have been warned to expect delays while a bridge on the M60 is given electrical and chemical treatment to extend its life.
- This would include chemical treatment, filtration and chlorination.
- There are also biological treatment systems in which the biomass is attached.
3Medicinetratamiento masculineI'm having / undergoing medical treatment — estoy en / bajo tratamiento médico
- before noun treatment room — sala de curas
- Most cases of dandruff will respond well to home treatments and a good internal regime.
- In effect he found that feeding via intravenous drip constitutes medical treatment, not palliative care.
- Last year, her husband nursed her through four months of treatments for cancer.
- Police have been able to speak to her, but she is still receiving medical treatment for her injuries.
- I asked about a natural treatment at the health food store and was told to try tea tree oil.
- We used the records to identify the patient referral pathway from primary care to hospital treatment.
- For Susan a single treatment was sufficient for a breakthrough in her health due to her youth.
- She had four treatments initially and then has been coming for remedial massage.
- Again, the use of pruning paint or wound dressing is not recommended except as a cosmetic treatment.
- It is used as an adjunctive treatment to help stimulate the immune system and increase body defenses.
- At one time he underwent a revolutionary treatment which involved having mice extract pumped into his body through a drip.
- The treatment lasted four hours during which I experienced hallucinations and talked to people who have died.
- The first aid treatment for knee injuries is the same whichever ligament is injured.
- Finding an appropriate treatment has created difficulty for the healthcare provider.
- Now she's having isolagen, a treatment that injects the body's own cells into the lined area.
- In Japan, the country's National Health Scheme takes total care of medical treatment for heart problems.
- The medical treatment for all patients remained unchanged throughout the study.
- An Alzheimer's charity claims new health guidelines could be denying local dementia sufferers an effective treatment.
- Now, with one of his five treatments still to go, he says he feels 90 per cent better.
- The hospice is the only one of its kind in the city and provides medical treatment for terminal cancer patients.
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