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also am·track  (ăm′trăk′)
A small, flatbottom amphibious vehicle that moves by means of finned tracks and is used to carry troops from ship to shore.

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(ˈæmˌtræk) or


an amphibious tracked vehicle used primarily by the military for shore landings
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