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culata
culata(
koo
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lah
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tah
)
feminine noun
1. (weaponry) 
a. butt 
El sargento golpeó al soldado capturado en la frente con la culata de su rifle.The sergeant hit the captured soldier in the forehead with the butt of his rifle.
b. breech (of artillery) 
La culata del cañón se desencajó tras disparar la primera ronda.The breech of the cannon dislodged after firing the first round.
2. (mechanics) 
El mecánico reemplazó la culata.The mechanic replaced the cylinder head.
3. (anatomy) 
¿Cuántos músculos componen la culata del caballo?How many muscles are in a horse's hindquarters?
culata
Noun
1. (de arma) 
a. butt 
2. (de animal) 
a. hindquarters 
3. (de motor) 
a. cylinder head 
culata
1 (Mecánica) [de fusil] butt; [de cañón] breech; [de cilindro] head
2 (Zoología) haunch; hindquarters
3 (parte trasera) rear; back
4 (S. Cone) (cobertizo) hut; shelter
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