In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(with masculine article in the singular) arma feminineweapons of mass destruction — armas de destrucción masiva
- before noun weapons inspector — inspectora de armas
- weapons testing — pruebas de armas
- weapons training — adiestramiento en el uso de armas
- The end of the cold war has not resulted in the abolition of nuclear weapons.
- Police later found a gas-operated rifle and sheath knife among weapons at his home.
- Both sides were assumed to be using nuclear weapons and to be about equal in strength.
- On the contrary, their intention was to try to rid the country of nuclear weapons.
- I think it is important to separate the debates about nuclear power and nuclear weapons.
- Use of so-called conventional bombs could so easily lead to the use of nuclear weapons.
- He said he was also concerned about the number of imitation weapons and air rifles in the county.
- We should remember that the US is the only country ever to have used nuclear weapons in war.
- He said he had bought the weapon to defend himself because of the alleged robbery.
- The pirate leader was screaming in anger, trying to gain access to his remaining weapons.
- Joe should be able to analyse this and determine what weapons caused the damage.
- More and more nations are getting the ability to develop biological and nuclear weapons.
- The testing of nuclear weapons can have a devastating effect on the area where it takes place.
- The Gulf War was the first time that depleted uranium weapons were used in conflict.
- The potential danger of frying pans as weapons in domestic conflict is well established.
- Nobody should be intimidated from making a stand against nuclear weapons and war.
- It was a careful, planned attack; the missiles and weapons used were top of the range.
- They threatened them with the weapons and demanded that they hand over the money.
- No invasion against beaches defended with modern weapons had ever been tried before.
- Gorbachev understood the horror of nuclear weapons, and was resolved not to use them.
- It was certainly damage that Drake had never seen inflicted by any traditional weapons.
- The defendant refused to talk to him about the weapon or tell him where he had got it.
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