Translation of axis in Spanish:

axis

Pronunciation: /ˈæksəs; ˈæksɪs/

n (pl axes /ˈæksiːz/)

  • 1.1 eje (m) 1.2the Axis [Hist] el Eje
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    • Its name originated as a cover term for the countries which fought against the Axis in the Second World War.
    • Unlike the Grand Alliance, the Axis coalition formed by the pact had no agreed strategy for fighting the war.
    • In North Africa, it represented the whole Free World against the Axis powers - Germany and Italy.

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