scout car


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scout car

n
(Military) a fast lightly armoured vehicle used for reconnaissance
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Noun1.scout car - fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open topscout car - fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top
military vehicle - vehicle used by the armed forces
self-propelled vehicle - a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
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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Translations

scout car

nAufklärungsfahrzeug nt; (heavier) → Aufklärungs- or Spähpanzer m
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* Boy Scout Car Wash: 8 a.m.-noon at Farmers State Bank parking lot, 555 S.
Armoured cars, a scout car and armoured personnel carriers attacked a camouflaged position on the hills and an Army helicopter stood by to rescue the wounded.
"One of the first things we did was 'half-inch' a Dodge truck to act as a scout car.
Not only did I leave a lot wiser, but also coveting their Scout car. Chapel Bay Fort is open from Easter until October on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am-4pm and on Bank Holidays.
This year she also gifted a Daimler Scout Car known as the Daimler "Dingo"(after the Australian wildcat), to the Republic of Poland at year's 71st Session of The United Nations in New York City.
During the race, a scout car traveled ahead of Aurum.
Their joint activities included a camping expedition to Austria, canoeing, hiking, making go-karts for scout car races and producing a district magazine about scouting.
I was driving a white scout car, and it hit our truck.
It's a 1961 British Ferret Scout Car - an armored, green-and-black combat vehicle complete with a mock gun pointing ominously out the front.
The 2nd Armor 82nd Recon Group of Hopkinton was the largest American contingent, which brought two Sherman M-4 tanks, a halftrack with four .50-caliber machine guns, a weapons carrier, a 1940 Chrysler scout car, an M-24 Chaffee tank and an M-20 armored personnel carrier to the event.
POLICE are investigating after 40 pigeons, some of them with their heads cut off, were found strewn across the grounds of a scout car park.