"jab" translation into Spanish

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"jab" in Spanish

volume_up
jab {noun}
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"jab" in English

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EN jab
volume_up
{noun}

1. general

jab (also: poke, poker, skewer, spit)
jab
volume_up
puntazo {m} (cornada)

2. "in boxing"

jab
jab
volume_up
jab {m} [LAm.]

3. "prick"

jab (also: puncture, prick, dig, fix)
jab (also: prick)
volume_up
piquete {m} [Mex.]

4. "blow"

jab (also: buffet, bump, knock, stroke)

5. "with elbow"

jab (also: nudge, prod, dig, poke)

6. colloquial

jab (also: shot)
volume_up
hincón {m} [Peru] [coll.] (inyección)

7. "injection", British English, colloquial

Commissioner, please ensure that, if there is an avian flu jab, it will be mercury-free.
Señor Comisario, asegúrese de que si hay una inyección contra la gripe aviar, la misma esté libre de mercurio.
The new vaccine will be an 'inactivated' jab and will allay farmers' fears over the traditional 'live' vaccines.
La nueva vacuna será una inyección "inactivada" y disipará los recelos de los granjeros ante las vacunas "vivas" tradicionales.

Synonyms (English) for "jab":

jab