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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- At the end of the winter (late April) perhaps it had cooled a little, but a shortie wetsuit was only just adequate.
- The one-piece wetsuit he was wearing indicates that Mr Dineen had been diving.
- Ricketts couldn't have looked more out of his depth had he taken to the field in flippers and a wetsuit.
- Kitted out with helmets, wetsuits, buoyancy aids and paddles, our team piles into two inflatable rafts, drifting gently downriver.
- What I do, when I get to the bottom and start working, is I take the hose and stuff it down the back of my wetsuit.
- There he sold his first wetsuits, a few vests he made from gluing together pieces of neoprene.
- Fiji's waters are warm, although lightweight wetsuits or Lycra suits help protect against cuts and stings.
- Luckily the men were wearing their buoyancy-compensating vests and wetsuits.
- Lil and Fester had decided to do a bit of snorkelling and had donned wetsuits for the adventure.
- The sea here is as cold as Cornwall in winter and you have to wear a full wetsuit, boots, gloves and a hood to insulate you from the frigid waters and equally cold winds.
- Katkandu motors through a gap in the barrier reef between South Water Caye and Carrie Bow Caye as we pull on shortie wetsuits, weight belts, tanks, fins.
- Fabroc is currently being used for outdoor clothing of all types including underwater wetsuits for deep-sea use.
- The water at this time of year is cold and murky - we don wetsuits with hoods and booties - and there are long hours of detailed study work to complete.
- My son is really into bodyboarding, although he's missing a leash and flippers, and doesn't own a wetsuit.
- From shell-encrusted jewellery and belts through sequinned flip-flops and swimsuits to wetsuits and boards, it's all here.
- So whilst Tim was whisking around in tight circles in his own, go-faster-striped coracle, his pupils were still pulling on old jeans, swimming costumes or wetsuits.
- Winter temperatures drop a little, but still make for comfortable diving in a wetsuit.
- I had forgotten to bring my wetsuit, but fortunately was well-equipped in my thermal underpants and a lifejacket.
- Its skin was like spongy neoprene rubber, the stuff wetsuits are made from, and its eyes were just so peedie for such a big animal.
- A diving holiday more often than not means a tropical location with waters so warm you just need a light wetsuit or dive skin as thermal protection.
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