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am·mo

 (ăm′ō)
n. Informal
Ammunition.

ammo

(ˈæməʊ)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) informal short for ammunition

am•mo

(ˈæm oʊ)

n.
ammunition.
[1915–20; amm (unition) + -o]

ammo

(ˈӕməu)
short for ammunition.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ammo - projectiles to be fired from a gunammo - projectiles to be fired from a gun  
belt ammunition, belted ammunition, belt - ammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun
cartridge - ammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet; fired from a rifle or handgun
canister, canister shot, case shot - a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm
powder and shot - ammunition consisting of gunpowder and bullets for muskets
one shot, round, unit of ammunition - a charge of ammunition for a single shot
shell - ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun
tracer bullet, tracer - ammunition whose flight can be observed by a trail of smoke
arms, implements of war, munition, weaponry, weapons system - weapons considered collectively
Translations

ammo

n (inf)Munition f
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