What is ammunition

Ammunition (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Mu | ni | ti | on, Plural: Mu | ni | ti | o | nen
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [muniˈʦi̯oːn]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Parts that are not permanently connected to the weapon or the tool, mostly reloadable parts, which represent the actual functional units
1) Mun.
Origin of the term:
in the 16th century from Frenchammunition, ammunitions de guerre "War material" borrowed in Latinmūnītio "Fortification, fortification" goes back
1) Projectile, bullet, cartridge, projectile
Subordinate terms:
1) Training ammunition, incendiary ammunition, Bundeswehr ammunition, drill ammunition, shotgun ammunition, found ammunition, artillery ammunition, rifle ammunition, pulse ammunition, flare ammunition, tracer ammunition, mine ammunition, tank ammunition, cartridge ammunition, arrow ammunition, world war ammunition, practice ammunition, signal ammunition, pistol ammunition, cluster ammunition
[*] Campaign ammunition
Application examples:
1) The ammunition is the actual functional unit of a weapon.
1) “They put their carbines on, shouldered their bazookas, and took the boxes with them ammunition and hand grenades and moved in the only pace that the weight of the weapons allowed ... "
1) “For the production of Ammunition, But also from fertilizers for agriculture nitrogen compounds (nitrates) form, including in particular saltpeter (NaNO3) and nitric acid (ENT3), an indispensable basic component. "
Typical word combinations:
1) precision steered ammunition, radioactive ammunition
Word formations:
Adjectives:contaminated with ammunition
Ammunition preparation, ammunition disposal, ammunition component, ammunition bunker, ammunition depot, ammunition disposal, ammunition factory, ammunition fishery, ammunition belt, ammunition belt, ammunition production, ammunition case, ammunition chamber, ammunition box, ammunition column, ammunition store (→, ammunition disposal), ammunition disposal, ammunition cabinet, ammunition disposal, ammunition disposal, ammunition minister, ammunition disposal Ammunition safety (→ ammunition safety regulation), ammunition safety device, ammunition bag, ammunition part, ammunition carrier, ammunition transport, ammunition accident, ammunition destruction, ammunition supply, ammunition stock, ammunition cart, ammunition destruction, ammunition train
Nominative: singular ammunition; Plural Ammunition
Genitive: singular ammunition; Plural Ammunition
Dative: singular ammunition; Plural Ammunition
Accusative: singular ammunition; Plural Ammunition


  • Arabic: 1) ذخيرة (ðaxi: ra (to do)) (Female)
  • English: 1) ammunition, ammunition Plural
  • French: 1) ammunitions (female), plural
  • Italian: 1) munizione (Female)
  • Italian: 1) ammunisjon (male)
  • Norwegian: 1) ammunisjon (male)
  • Swedish: 1) ammunition (Utrum)
  • Spanish: 1) munición (Female)
  • Czech: 1) munice (Female)
  • Turkish: 1) hard work

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

He should also ammunition kept in his pawnshop.
Mopo, April 12, 2019

Four police officers arrested - ammunition passed on?
euronews, June 12, 2019

The floor of the former military training area is with ammunition burdened.
Kölnische Rundschau, July 3rd, 2019

While working on the found ammunition in Freimann, the area in Munich must be evacuated.
Day 24, February 21, 2019

The army has to ammunition destroy. Is it all a waste? A few thoughts on that.
Basler Zeitung, July 21, 2019

After a shell fire are ammunition and fuel explodes.
DiePresse.com, December 11, 2019

Explosive, ammunition and dozens of weapons the elite soldier had stashed in his house.
BILD.de, May 13, 2020

How can Bundeswehr soldiers keep weapons and ammunition steal? The Ministry of Defense wants to check that now.
TAZ, May 27, 2020

Mushroom pickers have in the Sonneberg district on Wednesday morning ammunition found.
Day 24, October 01, 2020

The police did on Friday ammunition found for an airsoft gun in an apartment.
Kölnische Rundschau, September 7th, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "ammunition":

magazine: ... 2) Storage for supplies 3) Militarily exchangeable housing for rifles or pistols, which carries the ammunition and moves new cartridges into the correct position when firing ...

Water gun:… Plural: [ˈvasɐpɪsˌtoːlən] word meaning / definition: 1) a toy gun, the ammunition of which is water.

failure: ... for a person who has supposedly achieved nothing in their life 2) non-ignitable ammunition in weapons Origin of the term: from fail Feminine forms: 1) ...

Paddock:… [ˈKɔpl̩] Meaning of the word / definition: 1) Body strap for fastening tools, pistols, ammunition, knives Origin of the term: attested since the 13th century; above…

shot: ... "scuʒ". The word has been used since the 9th century. Synonyms: 1) Fire, launch 3) Ammunition 4) Kick 5) Splash; a little, a little, a little 6) injection, pressure 7) ...

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Ammunition (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | o | nen Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition type (German) part of speech: noun, (feminine) cases: nominative: singular ammunition type; Plural types of ammunition genitive: ...

Types of ammunition (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | ar | ten Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition container (German) Part of speech: noun, (male) Cases: nominative: singular ammunition container; Majority of ammunition containers ...

Ammunition containers (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | be | häl | tern Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition container (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | be | häl | ters Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition depot (German) Part of speech: noun, (neuter) cases: nominative: singular ammunition depot; Plural ammunition depots genitive: ...

Ammunition depots (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | de | pots Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition factory (German) Part of speech: noun, (feminine) Cases: nominative: Einzahl Munitionsfabrik; Most ammunition factories ...

Ammunition factories (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | fa | b | ri | ken Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition carts (German) Part of speech: noun, (male) Cases: nominative: singular ammunition carts; Plural ammunition carts genitive: ...

Ammunition carts (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | kar | rens Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…

Ammunition box (German) Part of speech: noun, (feminine) Cases: nominative: singular ammunition box; Plural ammunition boxes genitive: ...

Ammunition boxes (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Mu | ni | ti | ons | kis | ten Pronunciation / Stress: IPA:…