military vehicle

Definitions of military vehicle
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n vehicle used by the armed forces

Examples:
B-52
United States military aircraft; B- stands for bomber
Old Ironsides
a United States 44-gun frigate that was one of the first three naval ships built by the United States; it won brilliant victories over British frigates during the War of 1812 and is without doubt the most famous ship in the history of the United States Navy; it has been rebuilt and is anchored in the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston
USS Cole
a United States destroyer
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caisson
a two-wheeled military vehicle carrying artillery ammunition
half track
a motor vehicle propelled by half tracks; frequently used by the military
Hum-Vee, Humvee
a high mobility, multipurpose, military vehicle with four-wheel drive
personnel carrier
a military vehicle (usually armored) for transporting military personnel and their equipment
picket
a vehicle performing sentinel duty
reconnaissance vehicle, scout car
fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top
armored combat vehicle, armoured combat vehicle, army tank, tank
an enclosed armored military vehicle; has a cannon and moves on caterpillar treads
technical
a pickup truck with a gun mounted on it
troop carrier, troop transport
any land or sea or air vehicle designed to carry troops
military plane, warplane
an aircraft designed and used for combat
combat ship, war vessel, warship
a government ship that is available for waging war
weapons carrier
military vehicle that is a light truck designed to carry mortars or machine guns and their crews
aircraft carrier, attack aircraft carrier, carrier, flattop
a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings
battleship, battlewagon
large and heavily armoured warship
bomber
a military aircraft that drops bombs during flight
capital ship
a warship of the first rank in size and armament
corvette
a highly maneuverable escort warship; smaller than a destroyer
cruiser
a large fast warship; smaller than a battleship and larger than a destroyer
destroyer, guided missile destroyer
a small fast lightly armored but heavily armed warship
destroyer escort
warship smaller than a destroyer; designed to escort fleets or convoys
attack aircraft, fighter, fighter aircraft
a high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air
frigate
a United States warship larger than a destroyer and smaller than a cruiser
frigate
a medium size square-rigged warship of the 18th and 19th centuries
guard ship
a warship (at anchor or under way) required to maintain a higher degree of readiness than others in its squadron
ironclad
a wooden warship of the 19th century that is plated with iron or steel armor
man-of-war, ship of the line
a warship intended for combat
panzer
an armored vehicle or tank
picket boat
a boat serving as a picket
picket ship
a ship serving as a picket
privateer
a privately owned warship commissioned to prey on the commercial shipping or warships of an enemy nation
reconnaissance plane
a military airplane used to gain information about an enemy
sloop of war
a sailing or steam warship having cannons on only one deck
submersible, submersible warship
a warship designed to operate under water
surface ship
a warship that operates on the surface of the water
three-decker
a warship carrying guns on three decks
torpedo boat
small high-speed warship designed for torpedo attacks in coastal waters
troopship
ship for transporting troops
Type of:
vehicle
a conveyance that transports people or objects

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