armored artillery

armored artillery

[′är·mərd är′til·ə·rē]
(ordnance)
Self-propelled artillery, with some armor, organic to the armored division or organized as separate battalions.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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