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Spanish Word of the Day: Revólver

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Revólver

Armas

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 7/23/2012
Word: Revólver
re-VÓL-ver, Sustantivo masculino
English: revolver
Etymology: Del inglés revolver
Meaning: Arma de fuego de corto alcance, que se puede usar con una sola mano y está provista de un tambor donde se colocan las balas.
Topic:Armas
Example:

"...en el patio de la fábrica había un gran perro y en el cajón de su escritorio, nadie lo ignoraba, un revólver" Jorge Luis Borges, "Emma Zunz", El Aleph

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