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panzer

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noun pan·zer \ˈpan-zər, ˈpän(t)-sər\

Definition of panzer

  1. :  tank 3; specifically :  a German tank of World War II



Origin of panzer

German Panzer tank, armor, coat of mail, from Middle High German panzier, from Old French panciere, from pance, panche belly — more at paunch


First Known Use: circa 1939

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