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armoured

(ˈɑːməd) or

armored

adj
1. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) having a protective covering, such as armour or bone
2. having a protective covering, such as armour or bone
3. (Military) comprising units making use of armoured vehicles: an armoured brigade.
4. (of glass) toughened
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.armoured - used of animalsarmoured - used of animals; provided with protective covering
2.armoured - protected by armor (used of persons or things military)armoured - protected by armor (used of persons or things military)
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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armoured

adjective protected, mailed, reinforced, toughened, bulletproof, armour-plated, steel-plated, ironclad, bombproof armoured vehicles carrying troops
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Translations
مُدَرَّعَه، مُصَفَّحَه
obrněnýpancéřovanýpancéřový
pansertropper
páncélozott
bryn-brynvarinn
obrnený

armoured

armored (US) [ˈɑːməd] ADJacorazado, blindado
armoured carcarro m blindado
armoured columncolumna f blindada
armoured personnel carriervehículo m blindado para el transporte de tropas
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armoured

[ˈɑːrrd] (British) armored (US) adj
[vehicle, personnel carrier] → blindé(e) armoured car
[forces, brigade, division, column] → blindé(e)armoured car (British) armored car (US) nvéhicule m blindéarmour-plated [ˌɑːrrˈpleɪtɪd] (British) armor-plated (US) adj [vehicle, car] → blindé(e)armour-plating [ˌɑːrrˈpleɪtɪŋ] (British) armor-plating (US) nblindage m
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armoured

, (US) armored
adjPanzer-; vehiclegepanzert; armoured carPanzerwagen m; armoured personnel carrierSchützenpanzer(wagen) m
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armoured

armored [ˈɑːməd] (Am) adj
a. armoured divisionsdivisioni fpl corazzate
b. (Zool) → rivestito/a di aculei or corazza
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armour

(American) armor (ˈaːmə) noun
1. formerly, a metal suit worn by knights etc as a protection while fighting. a suit of armour.
2. a metal covering to protect ships, tanks etc against damage from weapons.
ˈarmoured adjective
1. (of vehicles etc) protected by armour. an armoured car.
2. made up of armoured vehicles. an armoured division of an army.
ˈarmouryplural ˈarmouries noun
the place where weapons are made or kept.
army (ˈaːmi) plural ˈarmies noun
1. a large number of men armed and organized for war. The two armies met at dawn.
2. a large number (of people etc). an army of tourists.
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