command car


Definition of command car

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

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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,, "New technology gives Norwood park firefighter/paramedics vital information," 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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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