armour, armoury

ar·​mour, ar·​moury

Definition of armour

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly British spellings of , armory

Armour

biographical name
Ar·​mour | \ ˈär-mər How to pronounce Armour (audio) \

Definition of Armour (Entry 2 of 2)

Philip Danforth 1832–1901 American industrialist

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“Armour.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/armour. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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