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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But, while the attempt to bring amphibious vehicles back to Liverpool's tourism scene has failed, the ECHO understands tours could return once new rules are drawn up.
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