There are 2 translations of torpedo in Spanish:

torpedo1

Pronunciation: /tɔːrˈpiːdəʊ; tɔːˈpiːdəʊ/

n (plural -does)

  • 1 [Military/Militar] torpedo (masculine) (before noun/delante del nombre) torpedo boat torpedero (masculine) torpedo tube (tubo (masculine) lanzatorpedos (masculine)
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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) (American English/inglés norteamericano) sándwich hecho con una barra entera de pan

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sporadically …
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The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.

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 esporádicamente
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sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.