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scout car

noun
1.
a fast, lightly-armored military vehicle equipped with guns and used chiefly for reconnaissance.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45, Americanism
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  • The officer will then return to his or her scout car to run some computer checks.
  • He was placed in custody and escorted to the scout car.
  • Instead, the suspect began throwing knives at the officer, who was still sitting behind the wheel of his scout car.
  • At this point, our scout car rode ahead, but didn't return.
British Dictionary definitions for scout car

scout car

noun
1.
a fast lightly armoured vehicle used for reconnaissance
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