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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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LIVERPOOL'S fleet of "duckmarines" was growing, as The Yellow Duckmarine company took delivery of a new amphibious vehicle, above, to take the number of touring ducks to four.
Daimler's Smart Automobile has announced that is developing the company's first amphibious vehicle, the Smart 'forsea' concept car, and plans to launch the vehicle this summer in Italy.
Marines embarked aboard the USS Comstock helped introduce the latest tactics and equipment for the Sri Lanka Marine Corps, including life-saving skills; convoy operations; humanitarian assistance and disaster relief training; and amphibious vehicle familiarization.
Army veterans teamed up to establish a memorial in Italy to the 25 American soldiers who drowned in an Alpine lake when their amphibious vehicle sank during World War II.
Introducing TOAD, or Tactical Operative Amphibious Drive, an amphibious vehicle that is truly Filipino in character which Batangas State University (BatStateU) unveiled recently and, according to its developers, the first of its kind to be funded by the Philippine government.
Dubai: It looks and drives just like a regular offroader, the only thing the amphibious vehicle Panther does differently is that it glides on water as well as takes on dunes.
Crew members had to abandon the amphibious vehicle overnight and it became partially submerged by the tide.
Musabih said the amphibious vehicle carries more than 10 technologically advanced inspection devices.
The amphibious vehicle has been made using a steel frame, and four - 20 liters water cans.
United States-based WaterCar has launched its Panther, an open-top SUV described as the world's fastest amphibious vehicle.
THE world's first highspeed amphibious vehicle will go on sale next month, according to its creators.
When the amphibious vehicle, the Arktos Craft, is on the job, say evacuating a burning oil, rig, it might move from Arctic temperatures through open flames within minutes.

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