ojiva
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ojiva(
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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. (architecture)
a. ogive
Miré el techo de la iglesia y vi las ojivas.I looked at the ceiling of the church and saw the ogives.
b. pointed arch
Las ojivas eran muy comunes en la arquitectura gótica.Pointed arches were very common in Gothic architecture.
2. (military)
a. warhead
El submarino está equipado con misiles que tienen ojivas nucleares.The submarine is equipped with missiles that have nuclear warheads.
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ojiva
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (architecture)
a. ogive
2. (military)
a. warhead
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ojiva
1 (Archit) pointed arch; ogive
2 (Mil) warhead
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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