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convoy

noun     /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 .Journeys in convoy travelling one behind another in a row : Shall we all drive to the party in convoy so we don't get lost ?Pursuing
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