Simple Definition of armament
: the process of preparing for war by producing and obtaining weapons
armaments : military weapons that are used to fight a war
Examples of armament
The country's armament will take years.
a small nation that is determined to have adequate armaments
Origin of armament
French armement, from Latin armamenta (plural) utensils, military or naval equipment, from armare
First Known Use: 1632
ARMAMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of armament
1 : the military strength and equipment of a nation
2 : the supply of materials for war
3 : the process of preparing for war <the country's long armament>
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