armament

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin armāmentum, from armō (I arm).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑː(ɹ)məmənt/

Noun[edit]

armament (countable and uncountable, plural armaments)

  1. A body of forces equipped for war.
  2. (military, naval) All the cannon and small arms collectively, with their equipments, belonging to a ship or a fortification.
  3. Any equipment for resistance.
  4. The process of building up military capacity.

Translations[edit]

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin armāmentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

armament m (plural armaments)

  1. arming

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