There are 2 translations of torpedo in Spanish:

torpedo1

Pronunciation: /tɔːrˈpiːdəʊ; tɔːˈpiːdəʊ/

n (pl -does)

  • 1 [Mil] torpedo (m) (before n) torpedo boat torpedero (m) torpedo tube (tubo (m)) lanzatorpedos (m)
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    • All aircraft dropped their bombs or torpedoes over the target, but on the return leg Beaufort A9-217 lost contact with the rest of the squadron and failed to return.
    • Two torpedo tubes are designed for firing remote-controlled torpedoes with a very high accuracy.
    • The ADF currently uses Mk46 Mod 1 Phase 11 and Mk 46 Mod 5a torpedoes from ships and aircraft.
  • 2 (sandwich) (AmE) sándwich hecho con una barra entera de pan

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adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of torpedo in Spanish:

torpedo2

vt (-does, -doing, -doed)

  • [ship/submarine] torpedear; [plan] torpedear, tirar abajo
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    • Unfortunately, the ship was torpedoed while still in the Baltic Sea and sank.
    • As for battle, ‘I was in the water twice,’ he would sometimes say, meaning that two of the ships he'd been on had been torpedoed or bombed and sunk.
    • The ship was torpedoed at about 0530 hours on September 12.
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    • There are a myriad of reasons why Congress may torpedo this plan.
    • Fears over traffic congestion could torpedo plans to make a Selby transport depot the hub of a nationwide distribution network.
    • It also adds to the anger following last year's Government decision to torpedo plans for a massive marina, following a public inquiry.

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.