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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (act of aiming)
a. aim
El cazador hizo puntería, pero bajó su arma cuando se dio cuenta que el lobo era solo un cachorro.The hunter took aim, but then put down his weapon when he realized the wolf was just a pup.
2. (line of sight)
a. aim
Si no rectificas la puntería de tu arma, puedes dispararle al blanco equivocado.If you don't correct the aim of your weapon, you might shoot the wrong target.
3. (skill)
a. marksmanship
Los tiradores practican su puntería en unas instalaciones especializadas.Shooters practice their marksmanship in specialized facilities.
b. aim
Davy ha tendido buena puntería desde niño.Davy has had good aim ever since he was a child.
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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. (destreza)
a. marksmanship
tener punteríato be a good shot
2. (orientación para apuntar)
a. aim
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1 (al apuntar) aim; aiming
enmendar o rectificar la puntería to correct one's aim; hacer la puntería de un cañón to aim a gun; sight a gun
2 (destreza) marksmanship
tener buena puntería to be a good shot; tener mala puntería to be a bad shot
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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