furnishment

noun

fur·​nish·​ment
-shmənt
plural -s
1
a
: the act or process of furnishing
b
: the quality or state of being furnished
2
furnishments plural, archaic : necessary equipment and supplies
specifically : munitions
purveyor for the army … vastly rich; grown so as contractor of furnishments which he never furnishes Lew Wallace

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“Furnishment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/furnishment. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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