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armory

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noun ar·mory \ˈärm-rē, ˈär-mə-\

Simple Definition of armory

  • : a supply of weapons

  • : a place where weapons are kept; especially : a place where weapons are kept and where soldiers are trained

  • : a place where weapons are made

Full Definition of armory

plural ar·mor·ies

  1. 1 a :  a supply of arms for defense or attack b :  a collection of available resources

  2. 2 :  a place where arms and military equipment are stored; especially :  one used for training reserve military personnel

  3. 3 :  a place where arms are manufactured

Examples of armory

  1. the site of a 19th-century armory

  2. <the soldier was sent to the armory to get a replacement weapon for the one that had been stolen>



14th Century

First Known Use of armory

14th century


ARMORY Defined for Kids

armory

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noun ar·mory \ˈär-mə-rē\

Definition of armory

plural ar·mor·ies

  1. 1 :  a supply of weapons

  2. 2 :  a place where weapons are kept and where soldiers are often trained

  3. 3 :  a place where weapons are made





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