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Missiles and Projectiles I

Missiles and Projectiles I
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noun ammunition

Translation: munición

Definition of ammunition in English

Material that can be shot from a ranged weapon.

Definition of ammunition in Spanish

Material que se puede disparar con un arma a distancia.

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noun projectile

Translation: proyectil

Definition of projectile in English

Object that is fired or launched in order to hit a target.

Definition of projectile in Spanish

Cuerpo que se lanza para alcanzar un blanco.

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noun bullet

Translation: bala

Definition of bullet in English

Small, cylindrical or spherical projectile that is shot from a firearm.

Definition of bullet in Spanish

Proyectil de pequeño tamaño que suele ser cónico o esférico y se dispara con un arma de fuego.

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noun cartridge

Translation: cartucho

Definition of cartridge in English

Cylindrical case filled with a load of shot and a load of gunpowder separated by a wad, used as shotgun ammunition.

Definition of cartridge in Spanish

Munición de las escopetas formada por un recipiente cilíndrico relleno de una carga de perdigones y otra de pólvora, separadas por un taco.

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noun pellet

Translation: balín

Definition of pellet in English

Small projectile that is shot from a pneumatic weapon.

Definition of pellet in Spanish

Proyectil de pequeño tamaño que se dispara con un arma de aire comprimido.

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noun shot

Translation: perdigón

Definition of shot in English

Spherical projectile, usually made of gunpowder or lead, that is used to fill shotgun cartridges.

Definition of shot in Spanish

Proyectil esférico que suele estar hecho de plomo, utilizado para rellenar los cartuchos de escopeta.

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noun shell

Translation: casquillo

Definition of shell in English

Empty metal cartridge.

Definition of shell in Spanish

Cartucho de metal desprovisto de su contenido.

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noun blank

Translation: bala de fogueo

Definition of blank in English

Ammunition cartridge that contains gunpowder but has no bullets or shot, used in situations where gunfire is needed such as military simulations, war reenactments or in some construction tools.

Definition of blank in Spanish

Cartucho que carece de proyectiles en su interior, cargado únicamente de pólvora, utilizado en simulaciones, representaciones y algunas herramientas de bricolaje.

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noun caliber

Translation: calibre

Definition of caliber in English

Internal diameter of a firearm’s gun barrel.

Definition of caliber in Spanish

Diámetro interno del cañón de un arma de fuego.