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Pronunciation: /ˈsʌbməriːn; ˌsʌbməˈriːn/

Translation of submarine in Spanish:


  • 1 (vessel) submarino (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • It is common now for Orthodox priests to baptize and sanctify warships, submarines, missiles, and tanks.
    • RAF fighters and Royal Navy submarines firing cruise missiles were also involved alongside US warships and warplanes.
    • The PRC is working on more advanced designs for both submarines and submarine-fired missiles.
    Example sentences
    • And then they may not need us to send a submersible submarine down there.
    • Ongoing development eventually transforms the ocean into one where great cities thrive and their inhabitants travel through submarines and similar submersible vehicles.
    • Are our submarines, submersibles and aqualungs not merely imitations of devices and mechanisms that Nature ‘invented’ a long, long time ago?
  • 2 (sandwich)[ sándwich hecho con una barra entera de pan ]


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