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English definition of “armament”

armament

noun     /ˈɑː.mə.mənt/ US  /ˈɑːr-/
[U] the process of increasing the number and strength of a country's weapons: As the country prepares for war, more and more money is being spent on armament.Providing weapons or taking weapons away armaments [plural] weapons or military equipment: the country's armaments programmeArms and munitions in general
(Definition of armament noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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