In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- It also details the various technical aspects of the project and highlights the principal distributional conflict that underlay the reform process.
- Controversial social and political issues underlay these emotional exchanges.
- Political motivations most likely underlie this transformation of tradition.
- But I suspect that what underlies these concerns is a deeper fear about the loss of a sort of stability in the region which they helped craft and maintain.
- Well let me take the larger issue that I think underlies the question.
- This issue increasingly underlies our economic and environmental problems.
- While he focuses on the kiwi dollar, he shows how the underlying issues are global.
- We will hold informal meetings to try and tease out the underlying issues.
- This is the underlying issue which campaigners agree must be tackled in years to come.
- If justiciability is the real issue underlying these terms then this should be faced directly.
- When we get to the appeal, let us focus on the issues that underlie the appeal.
- I think that is a reasonably accurate statement of the real issue and it underlies this particular case.
- One should not focus on the media attention at the expense of the underlying issue.
- Instead, I would like to focus on a few recurring issues that seem to underlie discussions.
- The discussions are open and frank, and the importance of obeying the game laws underlies all possible strategies.
- However, the central thought which underlies them is simple, though it can be expressed in a number of different ways.
- Perhaps that is the conflict that underlies his and my shared anger.
- The authors' analysis does a great deal to clarify the ethical issues that underlie these intuitive distinctions.
- I think what underlies this is a fundamental problem with the movie.
- Before examining the case law it may be helpful to understand the central issues which underlie this area.
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- The Yucatán peninsula is underlain by limestone and evidently rose from the sea in ancient times.
- The rock underlying the ruins was limestone and, as a result, the soil was thin and dry.
- It lies within the discordantly aligned Balygychan-Sugoi basin, which is underlain by volcanic rocks and carbonaceous molasses that cover the Verkhoyansk terrigenous rocks.
- Colchester in Essex, where London clay underlies the estuaries, was the home of the renowned Pyfleet oysters.
- The ground is underlain by permafrost, a layer of soil that remains frozen throughout the year and that may extend deep into the earth (in Siberia, it has been reported at a depth of 4,757 feet).
- Steep slopes underlain by stony soils form appealing vineyard sites, but they can be susceptible to rapid soil erosion during storms.
- Poor drainage areas are most notable in the lands underlain by older metamorphic rocks of the Klamath Mountains to the south.
- The soil that underlies much of Dublin was deposited during the last ice age, about 10,000 years ago.
- Furthermore, in cultivated soils, dense compact subsoils frequently underlie the loosened topsoil.
- Canadian vineyards are planted on a wide variety of soil types underlain by diverse bedrock geology.
- The Adirondack Mountains, in the northern part of the study area, are an exception in that they are largely underlain by crystalline rock.
- The interior of the basin is underlain by the Quaternary floodplain deposits and terraces associated with the Mae Ping River.
- Bangkok is located on a floodplain composed of deltaic deposits, including the well-known soft Bangkok clay, underlain by alternating layers of clays and sands that extend to depths of more than 1,000 m.
- Large expanses of boreal forest and tundra are underlain by permafrost, a layer of permanently frozen soil found underneath the active, seasonally thawed soil.
- Most of the mowed fields in the central part of the park are underlain with soil.
- Much of this zone is underlain by permafrost and is the most southern Subarctic barrens in the world.
- The plants were growing from several fissures in the mafic bedrock that underlies the creek.
- If the cracks extend deep enough, the seawater can come into contact with mantle rocks that underlie the crust.
- For example, many shorefaces - the dynamic zones between the continental shelf and the beach - are not simply surfaces of sand but rather are underlain by rock or mud.
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