Share this entry

Share this page

Stryker

División en sílabas: Stryker
Pronunciación: /ˈstrīkər
 
/
(in full Stryker Armored Vehicle)

Definición de Stryker en inglés:

sustantivo

An eight-wheeled armored vehicle used by the Army with defense capabilities similar to those of a tank, but with greater mobility and fewer logistical requirements.
Example sentences
  • In November 2003, the Stryker entered operational service with the US Army when a Stryker brigade landed in Kuwait.
  • Today, the toughest job in our Army is a Stryker rifle company commander.
  • A non-commissioned officer from the Old Guard and a Stryker Brigade soldier won this year's NCO and Soldier of the Year competition.

Origen

named for two different veterans of earlier wars who shared the surname Stryker.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día boscage
Pronunciación: ˈbɒskɪdʒ
noun
a mass of trees or shrubs