tank destroyer

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tank destroyer

n.
A high-speed armored vehicle equipped with antitank guns.
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Noun1.tank destroyer - an armored vehicle equipped with an antitank gun and capable of high speedstank destroyer - an armored vehicle equipped with an antitank gun and capable of high speeds
armored vehicle, armoured vehicle - a vehicle that is protected by armor plate
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There he joined the 111th Battery, 7th Anti-Tank Regiment, took the commando course in Scotland, and spent three months in North Africa training on the M10 self-propelled anti-tank gun. Nevertheless, the summer of 1943 arrived and Arne Knudsen was still waiting to resume his war against the Nazis.