What are amphibious?

  • (adj): Relating to or characteristic of animals of the class Amphibia.
    Synonyms: amphibian
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on amphibious:

Lagunari - Organization and Equipment
... Headquarters Command and Logistic Support Company Amphibious Tactical Support Company 1st Amphibious Battalion 1st Amphibious Assault Company 2nd Amphibious ... The Amphibious Tactical Support Company ensures the amphibious capability of the regiment and is equipped with AAV7-A1 amphibious assault vehicles, landing boats and small speedboats ...
Amphibious - Living Creatures
... Amphibia (many of which live on land and breed in water) Amphibious caterpillar Amphibious fish, a fish that is able to leave water for extended periods of time ...
List Of Polish Armoured Fighting Vehicles - Amphibious Vehicles
... PZInż.130 amphibious tank (based on 4TP light tank (Also known as PZInż.140 light tank), only one prototype built) PT-76 amphibious light tank (Poland used 30 of those tanks) ...
List Of Retired Spanish Navy Ships - Amphibious
... Tom Green County 1953-1972) L-20 Paul Revere class amphibious transport (LPA) (2) L-21 Castilla (1980–1998) (ex-LPA248 Paul Revere 1958-1980) L-22 Aragón (1980–2000) (ex-LP ...
Top Gear Challenges - How Hard Can It Be? - Amphibious Cars: Redux
... The presenters made a second attempt to use amphibious cars—this time to cross the English Channel ... All three presenters modified their original designs Clarkson created an amphibious 1996 Nissan pickup truck Hammond used a new 1981 Volkswagen Transporter May ... to break the record set by Richard Branson for the fastest crossing of the Channel in an amphibious vehicle ...

More definitions of "amphibious":

  • (adj): Operating or living on land and in water.
    Example: "Amphibious vehicles"; "amphibious operations"; "amphibious troops"; "frogs are amphibious animals"

Famous quotes containing the word amphibious:

    We are amphibious creatures, weaponed for two elements, having two sets of faculties, the particular and the catholic.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

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    Marianne Moore (1887–1972)