Panzer

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Noun[edit]

Panzer (plural Panzers)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of panzer

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German panzer, panzier, from Old French panciere (coat of mail to protect the belly), from pance (paunch, belly) (compare Medieval Latin panceria, pancerium), from Latin pantex (paunch, belly).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpantsɐ/, /ˈpantsər/
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Noun[edit]

Panzer m (genitive Panzers, plural Panzer)

  1. (historical) armor (US) / armour (UK); suit of armour
  2. armor plating
  3. (military) tank, clipping of Panzerkampfwagen (armored combat vehicle)
  4. (zoology) shell, carapace
  5. (figuratively) shield

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