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Definition of: convoy

(konvoi) noun
1. A protecting force accompanying property in course of transportation, as a ship at sea or a military party by land.
2. The property so accompanied, as a ship or fleet at sea or a baggage train onland.
3. The act of convoying; the state of being convoyed, or the agency used in transportation or conveyance. [<MF convoi <convoyer]
v.t. (kən·voi′, kon′-) To escort and protect; guide; act as convoy to. <L com- together + via road. Doublet of CONVEY.]

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convoy escort
joined convoy
convoy sc
convoy bound
convoy duty
join convoy
convoy escorts
military convoy
troop convoy
british convoy
convoy arrived
convoy carrying
supply convoy
convoy system
atlantic convoy

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