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.
- And here they are again, to be subjected to the same treatment from America.
- Some of the rest of the bill deals with the treatment of passengers who are behaving badly.
- When dealing with his treatment of broadsides, it must be remembered that he has strong prejudices in this area.
- But the issue is more than just financial: it is also about equal treatment in the workplace.
- 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.
- The latter doesn't imply justice at all: It does not advocate the equal treatment of people.
- And all the while, new groups are coming out of the woodwork, demanding equal treatment by the government.
- These were no longer demands for equal treatment but for special benefits, based on the color of their skin.
- The moderator will make sure both leaders get equal treatment and equal time.
- Without all those who demanded equal treatment of women, we would still be under the thumb of male dominance.
- For me the ban, when implemented, will represent a step towards a more humane treatment of wild animals.
- If perceived unfair treatment can be dealt with internally, litigation is avoided which is always better for both parties.
- Once an exception is made for the rule, others will be added for the sake of equal treatment.
- This made it difficult if not impossible to move in any other direction than towards ever more draconian treatment of prisoners.
- The embarrassment of having a foreign head of state is compounded by our treatment as second-class subjects.
- She said something to me about leaving the village because of their cruel treatment towards women.
- In line with international practice, Bulgaria and the US will have to agree also on equal treatment of employees.
- We look to see whether they are dealt the same treatment.
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
- This is not a book for the history specialist, who may be mildly infuriated by the shallow treatment of pet subjects.
- 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 this book review I will just note some points about Pennock's treatment of the subject.
- Death and Birth are subjects that demand serious treatment and both set the tone for the album.
- Indeed, the choice and treatment of subject matter is sometimes paradoxical.
- One looks forward to a more detailed treatment of the subject.
- Timaeus did not restrict his treatment to Sicily but dealt with the whole west including Carthage.
- 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.
- There is no doubt that the Holocaust has been nearly exhausted as a subject, but this treatment brings it alive.
- The increasing repression faced by homosexuals is a legitimate subject for artistic treatment.
- In Poussin's later treatment of the same subject at the Washington National Gallery, the Cretans have learnt more sense.
- Whatever Forster's intentions, the judges were chiefly impressed by his treatment of the subject.
- 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.
- There is of course no treatment, discussion or consideration in the guides themselves of overlap.
- It is an informed and aesthetically pleasing treatment of this broad subject.
- It was not merely that Lawrence's choice of subject and treatment was considered obscene.
- The volume is a thorough but ultimately formulaic treatment of a subject handled in several previous books.
- The comic treatment offsets the grim subject matter and the film won a well-deserved trio of Oscars.
- And their first individual exhibition is sure to be a hit, given their selection and treatment of subjects.
2(of metal, fabric, waste)tratamiento masculine
- Sewage treatment and waste disposal should be taken up by local self-governments.
- There are also biological treatment systems in which the biomass is attached.
- 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.
- The city's sewage treatment plant has suffered three fires and the emergency holding dam will overflow after tonight.
- The demand for water treatment chemicals is influenced by a host of factors.
- 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.
- Six years ago his company had been sending waste laboratory chemicals for treatment at Waste Control.
- A number of chemical treatment processes can be used to separate DU from contaminated soil.
- The treatment process physically and chemically binds the CCA to the inside of the wood fibers.
- Motorists have been warned to expect delays while a bridge on the M60 is given electrical and chemical treatment to extend its life.
- It is possible to outcross if the plant is emasculated which can only be done by chemical treatment.
- After chemical treatment, the water from the flush toilet is clean enough for people to wash their hands.
- The most common biological treatment system that also provides storage is the anaerobic lagoon.
- The provision of clean water and proper sewage treatment systems depends on the electrical system.
- The chemical treatment is necessary before the playing surface is improved.
- You will need to have a residual chemical treatment carried out and you should get a professional to assess the situation.
- Drink at least eight glasses each day, and preferably free of chemical treatment, such as chlorine and fluoride.
- Acid stains, such as red wine or fruit juices, require a different treatment to grease stains.
- This would include chemical treatment, filtration and chlorination.
- I believe most people would prefer healthy turf even though an occasional treatment of a safe herbicide must be applied.
3Medicinetratamiento masculineI'm having / undergoing medical treatment — estoy en / bajo tratamiento médico
- before noun treatment room — sala de tratamiento
- In Japan, the country's National Health Scheme takes total care of medical treatment for heart problems.
- 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.
- Finding an appropriate treatment has created difficulty for the healthcare provider.
- The hospice is the only one of its kind in the city and provides medical treatment for terminal cancer patients.
- I asked about a natural treatment at the health food store and was told to try tea tree oil.
- Again, the use of pruning paint or wound dressing is not recommended except as a cosmetic treatment.
- Most cases of dandruff will respond well to home treatments and a good internal regime.
- The treatment lasted four hours during which I experienced hallucinations and talked to people who have died.
- The medical treatment for all patients remained unchanged throughout the study.
- Now she's having isolagen, a treatment that injects the body's own cells into the lined area.
- Now, with one of his five treatments still to go, he says he feels 90 per cent better.
- The first aid treatment for knee injuries is the same whichever ligament is injured.
- It is used as an adjunctive treatment to help stimulate the immune system and increase body defenses.
- An Alzheimer's charity claims new health guidelines could be denying local dementia sufferers an effective 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.
- At one time he underwent a revolutionary treatment which involved having mice extract pumped into his body through a drip.
- In effect he found that feeding via intravenous drip constitutes medical treatment, not palliative care.
- We used the records to identify the patient referral pathway from primary care to hospital treatment.
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