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Spanish Word of the Day: Catapulta

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Spanish Vocabulary Builder 7/18/2012
Word: Catapulta
ca-ta-PUL-ta Sustantivo femenino
English: catapult
Etymology: Del latín catapulta
Meaning: Máquina militar antigua para arrojar piedras o saetas.

“Es la quinta vez que le hacen quedar mal sus catapultas” “De balística”, Confabulario, Juan José Arreola.