radio car

noun

Definition of radio car 

: an automobile equipped with radio communication

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Faster than a hot-rodder can shift into high gear, there were four paddy wagons, five radio cars and four tactical squads — 40 men altogether — converging on the dragsters. Johnny Miller, San Francisco Chronicle, "A look at the past: Cesar Chavez funeral draws 35,000," 25 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of radio car

1925, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of radio car was in 1925

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