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Definition of 'carrier'

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This country can not afford the ships required to support a carrier battle group. The Sun (2008)This is best not tried unless you have a big car such as a people carrier. The Sun (2010)So is the failure to deliver properly armoured personnel carriers. The Sun (2009)The move is another step in the integration of the two former national carriers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These imports are plainly carriers of the disease. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The cops were blindfolded and driven off in armoured personnel carriers. The Sun (2008)American dive bombers sent four large carriers to the bottom. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)The group joins a carrier already in the region. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His abandoned people carrier was discovered a mile away. The Sun (2009)Some of the national carriers have gone. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Not to mention any carriers of dangerous diseases? The Sun (2014)Six armoured personnel carriers were parked across the road. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is thought to be the first time a carrier has charged for issuing boarding passes on the internet. The Sun (2009)An earth mover was parked nearby in a convoy of military vehicles including one troop carrier full of soldiers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)By 2002 it was the biggest domestic carrier. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Now some want to charge for carrier bags, also for our own good. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The larger carrier painted a picture of its glorious future as a stand-alone airline once it emerged from bankruptcy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is standard policy across all airlines (budget carriers excluded). Times, Sunday Times (2011)Courtesy of the budget airlines, charter carriers and security regulations, flying was long ago stripped of any last hint of mystique. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

Translations for 'carrier'

British English: carrier NOUN
A carrier is a vehicle that is used for carrying people, especially soldiers, or things.
There were armoured personnel carriers and tanks on the streets.
  • American English: carrier
  • Brazilian Portuguese: transportador
  • Chinese: 运输工具
  • European Spanish: vehículo de transporte
  • French: véhicule de transportN
  • German: Transportfahrzeug
  • Italian: mezzo di trasporto (per merce e persone)
  • Japanese: 輸送車両
  • Korean: 수송차
  • European Portuguese: transportador
  • Latin American Spanish: vehículo de transporte

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Definition of carrier from the Collins English Dictionary
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