armoured car

noun
1. an armor-plated truck with strong doors and locks used to transport money or valuables
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the paintings were delivered to the museum in an air-conditioned armored car

Syn: ↑armored car
Hypernyms: ↑armored vehicle, ↑armoured vehicle
2. a military combat vehicle on wheels with light armor (and usually a machine gun)
Syn: ↑armored car
Hypernyms: ↑armored vehicle, ↑armoured vehicle

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • armoured car — BrE armored car AmE n 1.) a military vehicle with a strong metal cover and usually a powerful gun 2.) a car that has special protection from bullets etc, used especially by important people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • armoured car — noun a) An armoured truck for transporting valuables. b) An automobile equipped with armour to protect important passengers …   Wiktionary

  • armoured car — BrE, armored car AmE noun (C) 1 a car that has special protection from bullets etc, used especially by important people 2 a military vehicle with a strong metal cover and usually a powerful gun …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • armoured car — /aməd ˈka/ (say ahmuhd kah) noun 1. a military vehicle with wheels, light armour, and, usually, machine guns. 2. an armour plated van used for transporting money, valuables, etc., usually with an armed guard. Also, armored car …   Australian English dictionary

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