Examples of armament in a Sentence
The country's armament will take years.
a small nation that is determined to have adequate armaments
Recent Examples of armament from the Web
There are no details yet on what armaments the Syrian Kurds will receive.
Last week, the Saudis received a strong signal of American support when President Trump visited Saudi Arabia and signed a $110 billion weapons deal, including warplanes and armaments that could presumably be deployed in the Yemen conflict.
RealLifeLore breaks down these tanks, comparing their weight, size, and armaments.
Out of embargo and ready to bust foam darts, this year’s hottest Nerf armament, the Stampede!
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Origin and Etymology of armament
French armement, from Latin armamenta (plural) utensils, military or naval equipment, from armare
First Known Use: 1632
ARMAMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of armament for English Language Learners
: the process of preparing for war by producing and obtaining weapons
armaments : military weapons that are used to fight a war
ARMAMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of armament for Students
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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