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U-boat
American English: /ˈju ˌboʊt/

Translation of U-boat in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • This approach would be similar to that adopted to fight German U-boats in the Second World War.
    • The Royal Oak, a Royal Navy flagship, was sunk by a German U-boat in Scapa Flow off Orkney near the start of the second world war.
    • Six months after Pearl Harbor, U-boats landed eight German marines on American shores for sabotage missions.

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