panzer

noun
pan·zer | \ ˈpan-zər , ˈpän(t)-sər \

Definition of panzer 

: tank sense 2 specifically : a German tank of World War II

First Known Use of panzer

1938, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for panzer

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

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