command car

noun

Definition of command car

: an open armored car designed especially for military reconnaissance and capable of traveling over rough terrain

Examples of command car in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Last month, the fire district installed the systems in their frontline fire engine, command car and the district’s two frontline ambulances. Taylor Hartz, chicagotribune.com, 20 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of command car

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Command car.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/command%20car. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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