panzer division

noun

Definition of panzer division

: a German armored division

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Recent Examples on the Web In short order, panzer divisions barreled deep into foreign territory. New York Times, 17 Mar. 2020 Only one panzer division guarded the Normandy coast beforehand. National Geographic, 3 June 2019

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First Known Use of panzer division

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Panzer division.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/panzer%20division. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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