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1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Middle French, from Latin munition-, munitio, from munire to fortify, from moenia walls; akin to Latin murus wall and perhaps to Sanskrit minoti he builds, fastens
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: military equipment and supplies for fighting : ammunition
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