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ammunition
American English: /ˌæmjəˈnɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /amjʊˈnɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of ammunition in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • her racist remarks provided further ammunition for her opponents
    sus comentarios racistas dieron nuevos argumentos a sus contrincantes
    (before noun) ammunition belt
    Example sentences
    • Large quantities of ammunition and supplies had been stockpiled there.
    • He is suspected of being a hired hitman able to supply guns and ammunition to contacts in the criminal underworld.
    • By the winter artillery ammunition had been rationed to one or two shells per gun per day.

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