ammunition
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ammunition(
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myu
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nih
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (weaponry)
a. la munición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
As their ammunition ran out, they began to consider surrendering.A medida que su munición se agotaba, comenzaron a considerar rendirse.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(argument)
a. los argumentos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He discovered a video of his opponent that would provide powerful ammunition for his campaign.Descubrió un video de su oponente que proporcionaría argumentos fuertes para su campaña.
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ammunition
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (for guns)
a. la munición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (fig)
a. el argumentos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(in debate, argument)
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ammunition [ˌæmjʊˈnɪʃən]
noun
1 munición (f)
2 argumentos (m)
modifier
ammunition belt (n) cartuchera (f); canana (f)
ammunition pouch (n) cartuchera (f)
ammunition store (n) depósito (m) de municiones; polvorín (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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