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weapon

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈwep.ən/
B2 any object used in fighting or war, such as a gun, bomb, knife, etc.: a lethal weapon chemical/nuclear/biological weapons The youths were dragged from their car and searched for weapons.
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in Arabic سِلاح…
in Korean 무기…
in Malaysian senjata…
in French arme…
in Turkish silâh…
in Italian arma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 武器,兵器, 兇器…
in Russian оружие…
in Polish broń…
in Vietnamese vũ khí…
in Spanish arma…
in Portuguese arma…
in Thai อาวุธ…
in German die Waffe…
in Catalan arma…
in Japanese 武器, 兵器…
in Indonesian senjata…
in Chinese (Simplified) 武器,兵器, 凶器…
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