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Léxico relacionado con la caza

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 8/31/2015
Word: Escopeta
(es-co-PE-ta), sustantivo femenino.
English: Rifle
Etymology: Del italiano schioppetto
Meaning: Arma de fuego portátil, con uno o dos cañones, de siete a ocho centímetros de largo que suele usarse para cazar.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la caza

"... La caza mayor, el rebeco y el venado, siempre con el rifle o la escopeta en la mano, siempre, pim-pam, pim-pam, pim-pam..."

Miguel Delibes, Los santos inocentes