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convoy

noun uk   /ˈkɒn.vɔɪ/ us    /ˈkɑːn-/
[C] a group of vehicles or ships that travel together, especially for protection: A convoy of trucks containing supplies was sent to the famine area.in convoy travelling one behind another in a row: Shall we all drive to the party in convoy so we don't get lost?

convoy

verb [T] uk   /ˈkɒn.vɔɪ/ us    /ˈkɑːn-/
to travel with a vehicle or group of people to make certain that they arrive safely: Two tanks convoyed the trucks across the border.
Translations of “convoy”
in Spanish convoy…
in French convoi…
in German der Konvoy, der Geleitzug…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指護衛)艦隊,車隊…
in Russian колонна, конвой…
in Turkish konvoy…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指护卫)舰队,车队…
in Polish konwój…
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