In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1combate masculine(strategy/force/zone/troops) de combatesingle combat — combate singular
- close combat — combate cuerpo a cuerpo
- They have said they wanted to avoid urban combat for as long as possible.
- We're now 21 days into the war, and most of this has been continuous combat with the enemy.
- He developed a static device that used films to simulate aerial combat.
- The relationship between sport and unarmed combat is not easily seen at first.
- As night fell, the battle developed into a series of hand-to-hand single combats.
- They trained in the evening in such things as weapons handling, unarmed combat and basic sabotage.
- I fought in combat with a very good digital battle command system that had some minor problems.
- In works of art, fighting between Amazons and Greeks is represented as similar to combats between Greeks and centaurs.
- Yes, he faced lethal combat with the enemy.
- Nothing about aerial combats in the area could be found in naval archives or period newspapers, but pilots who had once flown with the 367 Fighter Group contacted the divers on the Internet when news of the find emerged.
- In many of the frontline combat units, the average age was about 20.
- We're still doing the hand to hand combat training too.
- They were waging combat with a very tenacious enemy.
- All four of his sons fought in combat in World War I and his daughter served as a Red Cross nurse in France.
- Each man began to engage the various others in intensive hand to hand combat.
- Close quarters combat training or kevlar armor plates will not save us.
- Unarmed combat (what many label as self defense) is different from sport.
- Civil affairs officers naturally came under the control of local military commanders in combat zones.
- One might criticize this volume for its overwhelming focus on the sharp end of individual aerial combats and its near-total neglect of many other facets of the air war on the eastern front.
- By all accounts, there was intense close quarter combat in the city's refugee camp.
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