a tracked military vehicle with a steel or aluminum hull used to transport troops in combat and usually fitted with light armament. Abbreviation: APC
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How to use armored personnel carrier in a sentence
Shaul was declared missing after an anti-tank missile hit his armored personnel carrier days earlier.Israel, Hamas, WhatsApp and Hacked Phones in the Gaza Psy-War | Itay Hod | July 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I tried going around a different street, and cops on an armored personnel carrier waved me back.Egypt’s Government Thugs Beat Me Up at the Rabaa Sit-In | Mike Giglio | August 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Not far away a couple of soldiers cradled their Kalashnikovs as they eyed the action from an armored personnel carrier.