ammunition dump

ammunition dump
collection of weapons, store of ammunition, stash of weapons

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • dump — dump1 [dʌmp] v [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(put something somewhere)¦ 2¦(get rid of something)¦ 3¦(end relationship)¦ 4¦(sell goods)¦ 5¦(copy information)¦ Phrasal verbs  dump on somebody ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Perhaps from Dutch dompen to …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ammunition — 01. Our guns were useless because we didn t have any [ammunition] left. 02. All the [ammunition] for the guns and rifles was stored in a warehouse in the corner of the army camp. 03. According to the law regarding firearms, guns and [ammunition]… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • dump — dump1 [ dʌmp ] verb transitive ** ▸ 1 place something carelessly ▸ 2 get rid of someone/something ▸ 3 leave someone with someone else ▸ 4 end relationship ▸ 5 sell goods at low price ▸ 6 copy information ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) INFORMAL to put something …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dump — 1 verb 1 PUT STH SOMEWHERE (transitive always + adv/prep) to put something such as a load, bag etc somewhere in a careless, untidy way: dump sth in/on/there etc: Who dumped all these books on my desk? 2 GET RID OF (T) to get rid of someone or… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dump — I UK [dʌmp] / US verb [transitive] Word forms dump : present tense I/you/we/they dump he/she/it dumps present participle dumping past tense dumped past participle dumped ** 1) to get rid of someone or something that you no longer want or need… …   English dictionary

  • dump — I. verb Etymology: perhaps from Middle Dutch dompen to immerse, topple; akin to Old Norse dumpa to thump, fall suddenly Date: 1784 transitive verb 1. a. to let fall in or as if in a heap or mass < dumped his clothes on the bed > b. to get rid of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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