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Cravat is a trademark of Croatia Cravat, die Krawatte Croatian soldiers served in many European armies since the seventeenth century. So in the French army in the 17th century, during the reign of Louis XIII, there was a cavalry composed exclusively of the Croats, called Royal - Cravate , which existed in the period of 1664-1789. These soldiers gave the world something that is today unavoidable in fashion: the tie , called la cravate by the French and by the Germans die Krawatte - the expression was coined from the Croatian name, and mentioned for the first time in 1651. The name entered also the Italian language - Cravatta Spanish - Corbata Filipino - Korbata (many thanks to Mrs Violi Calvert, Sydney, for this information) Portuguese - Gravata Croatian - Kravata Irish - Carabhat English - Cravat Swedish - Kravatt Finnish - Kravatti Flemish - Krawaat Danish - Kravat Polish - Krawat Ukrainian - Kravatka Czech - Kravata Slovakian - Kraváta Romanian - Cravata Turkish - Kravat and many other.
Croatian Researchers Develop Cheaper Shape Memory Alloys By Cameron Chai The project has been led by a researcher at Zagreb University, Professor Mirko Gojic and it has received tremendous support from EUREKA. Shape memory materials for use in smartphones and high-tech gadgets The titanium and nickel based alloy utilized to make shape memory materials is expensive and hence researchers have begun searching for cheaper alternatives.
Croatian scientist gives new hope to rapidly ageing children Croatian Times A Croatian scientist and his American colleague are at the forefront of research that could give new hope to some 250 patients suffering from a very rare rapid-ageing disease called progeria. Hutchinson–Gilford Progeria Syndrome is a genetic mutation that affects one in eight million people.