armament

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin armāmentum, from armō (I arm).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑː(ɹ)məmənt/

NounEdit

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.

TranslationsEdit

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin armāmentum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

armament m (plural armaments)

  1. arming

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French armement

NounEdit

armament n (plural armamente)

  1. weaponry

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