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munitionsnoun [plural]

uk   /mjuːˈnɪʃ.ənz/  us   /mjuːˈnɪʃ.ənz/
military weapons such as guns and bombs: The army used precision-guided munitions to blow up enemy targets. a munitions depot a munitions factory
(Definition of munitions from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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munitionsplural noun

 us   /mjʊˈnɪʃ·ənz/
military weapons such as guns and bombs
(Definition of munitions from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “munitions”
in Vietnamese đạn dược…
in Spanish municiones…
in Malaysian persenjataan…
in Thai อาวุธ…
in French munitions…
in German die Kriegsvorräte (pl.)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍火, 軍需品…
in Russian военное снаряжение…
in Turkish cephane, mühimmat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 军火, 军需品…
in Indonesian persenjataan…
in Polish sprzęt zbrojeniowy…
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