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convoy

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒnvɔɪ/
a group of vehicles or ships that travel togetherJourneys
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…
(Definition of convoy from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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