convoy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"convoy" in British English

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convoynoun

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

convoyverb [T]

uk   /ˈkɒn.vɔɪ/  us   /ˈkɑːn-/
to ​travel with a ​vehicle or ​group of ​people to make ​certain that they ​arrivesafely: Two ​tanks convoyed the ​trucksacross the ​border.
(Definition of convoy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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convoynoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑn·vɔɪ/
a ​group of ​ships or ​vehicles that ​travel together, esp. for ​protection: a convoy of ​supplyships
(Definition of convoy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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