heavy tank

heavy tank

[′hev·ē ′taŋk]
(ordnance)
A full-track combat tank with a weight of 56-85 tons.
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For their courageous actions at Kapyong, 3RAR, the 2nd Battalion of Princess Patricias Canadian Light Infantry and the United States 72nd Heavy Tank Battalion were each awarded a United States Presidential Distinguished Unit Citation, Mr Tehan said.
Players can either get either the Distinguished "Schnuck" or the Legendary "Desert Gold" for the Heavy Tank.
On Saturday, Reuters reporters witnessed heavy tank and howitzer fire against militant positions resulting in small gains.
I'm carrying such a heavy tank and all that disappears when you get in the water and become weightless.
Caption: LEFT & BELOW: An abandoned German Panzerkampfwagen VI <<Tiger I>> heavy tank sits on a street in the French city Marie, September 1944.
The area, from which Gaza militants had fired rockets at Israel in the past, came under heavy tank fire during Israel's ground operation, forcing thousands to flee.
ISRAELI forces, backed by heavy tank fire and air strikes, moved deeper into southern Gaza yesterday in search of a soldier apparently captured in a clash with Hamas militants earlier in the day.
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The Tiger 1 is a German heavy tank that was one of the most advanced weapons during its time.
On the same day, an army officer said that "army troops surrounded early Tuesday an al-Qaida stronghold outside of Jaar town and pounded it with heavy tank fire.
The army also launched an assault on the Zabadani area near Damascus with heavy tank shelling, killing at least three people
Opposition groups and activists reported a "massacre" overnight Friday in Homs, saying more than 200 civilians were killed during a heavy tank and mortar bombardment by regime forces.