armoured vehicle

Definitions of armoured vehicle
  1. noun
    a vehicle that is protected by armor plate
    synonyms: armored vehicle
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    armored car, armoured car
    a military combat vehicle on wheels with light armor (and usually a machine gun)
    armored car, armoured car
    an armor-plated truck with strong doors and locks used to transport money or valuables
    APC, armored personnel carrier, armoured personnel carrier
    (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry
    assault gun
    an armored vehicle with the chassis of a tank (but no turret) and a large gun; used as an antitank weapon and to support infantry
    armored combat vehicle, armoured combat vehicle, army tank, tank
    an enclosed armored military vehicle; has a cannon and moves on caterpillar treads
    tank destroyer
    an armored vehicle equipped with an antitank gun and capable of high speeds
    panzer
    an armored vehicle or tank
    type of:
    self-propelled vehicle
    a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
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