amphibious vehicle

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amphibious vehicle

A wheeled or tracked vehicle capable of operating on both land and water. See also landing craft.
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Noun1.amphibious vehicle - a flat-bottomed motor vehicle that can travel on land or wateramphibious vehicle - a flat-bottomed motor vehicle that can travel on land or water
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
marsh buggy, swamp buggy - an amphibious vehicle typically having four-wheel drive and a raised body
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During the event, Manila will showcase its new disaster response equipment such as 12 rescue boats, water search and rescue gears, amphibious trucks, rescue vans, and other vehicles.
A full-scale invasion took place, involving up to 100,000 men and landing crafts, including six-wheel amphibious trucks called DUKW's - better known as Ducks.
Ejercito appealed to the Department of National Defense (DND) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to send amphibious trucks and relief assistance, both food and non-food items.

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