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Léxico relacionado con la guerra II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/18/2002
Word: Bala
(BA-la), sustantivo femenino
English: bullet
Etymology: Del francés balle
Meaning: Proyectil de forma esférica o cilíndrico-ojival, generalmente de plomo o de hierro.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la guerra II

“Damián iba en la punta, gritando, y una bala lo acertó en pleno pecho”.

JORGE LUIS BORGES, Ficcionario. Ed. FCE, p. 274.