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personnel carrier Syllabification: per·son·nel car·ri·er
Pronunciation: /ˈˌpərs(ə)nˈˌel ˈkerēər/

Definition of personnel carrier in English:


Another term for armored personnel carrier.
Example sentences
  • The companies received munitions and transported it on tanks, personnel carriers, or whatever other vehicles they could use.
  • The convoy of armoured Army personnel carriers looks at home as it lumbers through scarred streets, soldiers in helmets peering out.
  • In 1939, tanks were in short supply, and infantry personnel carriers were virtually unknown.
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