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Meaning of “weapon” - Learner’s Dictionary

weapon

noun [C]     /ˈwepən/
B2 a gun, knife, or other object used to kill or hurt someone: nuclear weapons Police have found the murder weapon.Arms and munitions in general
weaponry noun [U]
weaponsProviding weapons or taking weapons away
Translations of “weapon”
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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