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amphibious

(ăm-fĭb′ē-əs)
adj.
Biology Living or able to live both on land and in water.

am·phib′i·ous·ly adv.
am·phib′i·ous·ness n.

amphibious

(ăm-fĭb′ē-ŭs)
Able to live or function both on land and in water.
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Japans newly established Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade travelled to Australia aboard the JMSDF ships JS Ise and JS Kunasaki.
Vidallon said during the amphibious exercise, 11 AAVs (Amphibious Assault Vehicles) from the U.S.
For Marines aboard ship, the Landing Force Operations Center, or LFOC, is the primary space for leaders to plan and execute amphibious operations.
The ACV is an advanced 8x8 open ocean-capable vehicle that is equipped with a new six-cylinder, 700hp engine, which provides a significant power increase over the current Assault Amphibious Vehicle.
Different types of fording sites are organized for the hasty river crossing: amphibious vehicle fording sites for armored personnel carriers, infantry fighting vehicles, or amphibious light tanks (PT-76s); fording sites for fully submerged vehicles with snorkels; fording sites for tracked amphibious transports (PTS-series tracked, amphibious transports), and tracked self-propelled ferries (GSP-series tracked self-propelled ferries) or pontoon bridges functioning as ferry fording sites.
The proud history of the Royal Marines must not be sacrificed to the demands of "Treasury bookkeeping", the Defence Select Committee said in response to speculation that amphibious capabilities could be slashed in a Whitehall review.
"American Amphibious Warfare: The Roots of Tradition to 1865" by Gary J.
Tonnerre (Thunder), the amphibious assault helicopter-carrier of the Marine Nationale (the French Navy), is docked at Mina Salman port and leaves tomorrow.
by Agence France-PresseChina's domestically developed AG600, the world's largest amphibious aircraft, is seen during its maiden flight in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, China December 24, 2017.
China's first home-grown large amphibious aircraft AG600 on Sunday took to the skies for maiden flight,Xinhuareports.
Summary: This was the second phase of trials for the amphibious aircraft

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