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armored vehicle

[′är·mərd ′vē·ə·kəl]
(ordnance)
A wheeled or track-laying vehicle protected by armor plate that is used for combat security or cargo; for example, tanks, personnel carriers, armored cars, and self-propelled artillery.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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As a result, the Meaford Armoured Fighting Vehicle Range, known locally as the Meaford Tank Range, opened in 1942 on 17,500 acres of land on the shores of Georgian Bay.
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"The workers at the armoured fighting vehicle factory on Scotswood Road have loyally backed up the efforts of our forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Arriving at 6.30pm, the men marched through the sunkissed parade ground behind a Warrior Armoured Fighting Vehicle to rapturous applause from onlooking loved ones.
The Oto Melara Hitfact 105-mm anti-tank turret (bottom) has recently been put through its paces in Portugal onboard a Pandur II medium armoured fighting vehicle (see our supplement shipped with this issue of Armada International).
Lc/Cpl Francis, from Llanelli, south Wales, who drove a Warrior armoured fighting vehicle, died instantly in the attack in the early hours of Saturday.
Cpl Ryan's mother Patricia and 17-year-old son James still live in Allesley Park and his first picture was of a soldier reading a letter from home in a Warrior infantry armoured fighting vehicle.
A Warrior Armoured Fighting Vehicle will join the race and rally cars to replace the Army's Challenger 2 main battle tank which has been called away on operational duties.
Pte Barber was driving a Warrior armoured fighting vehicle in the Al Fursi district of Basra city when he was killed on August 6.
* WARRIOR PRINCE: Harry pictured in a Spartan armoured reconnaissance vehicle during his driving and maintenance phase at the Armoured Fighting Vehicle (AFV) Driving and Maintenance School at Bovington in Dorset.
L/Cpl Richard Doyle of the Staffordshire Regiment on patrol in his armoured fighting vehicle in Iraq.
The collaboration between Sweden and Britain on a joint Sep/Fres project could result in the largest armoured fighting vehicle programme in Europe--and the FMV has not ruled out other partners.

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