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minefield

Pronunciation: /ˈmaɪnfiːld/

Translation of minefield in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Military/Militar] campo (masculine) minado, campo (masculine) de minas a political minefield un polvorín político
    Example sentences
    • The core elements of such groups can be tanks (infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers) as well as minefields and explosive obstacles.
    • At the initial stage of the operation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the principal mass of minefields (clusters of mines) was found in disposition areas of Russian units.
    • New symbols to show minefields, or areas targeted for artillery fire, will also be available.

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