Examples of armory in a Sentence
the site of a 19th-century armory
the soldier was sent to the armory to get a replacement weapon for the one that had been stolen
Recent Examples of armory from the Web
Paul was a truck and auto mechanic throughout his 35 years as a full time technician, working at the Norwalk, Stratford, and Ansonia armories.
The list of items lost in the armory fire continues.
The patrollers—Oxereok, his brother Stanley, two of their nephews, and two other young men—acquired their gear: a snowmobile and toboggan, safety supplies, and an armory of bear deterrents.
Just being here in the armory, the Park Armory, and being in that space is so extraordinary and liberating because of the scale and the vastness of it.
Plans for the armory, posted on the Greenberg Gibbons website, call for a restaurant with outdoor seating, offices and a coffee shop.
The women competed on small, temporary wooden tracks built inside armories and theaters, with banks as steep as 35 degrees.
The armories and security personnel are not directly involved in the protection of nuclear weapons, the official said, adding there is no indication that the security of those weapons has been compromised.
Then, Corba, with nowhere else to go, attempted to flee on foot and break into the armory, authorities said.
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Did You Know?
An armory has traditionally been a military storage compound where machine guns, rifles, pistols, ammunition, parts, and accessories are kept. In the U.S., National Guard and Reserve units often use armories as training headquarters in peacetime. Ever since George Washington established the country's first armory in Springfield in 1777, arsenals and armories of the Army Ordnance Corps have had a remarkable history of arms manufacture.
ARMORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of armory for English Language Learners
: 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
ARMORY Defined for Kids
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