Noun(1) weaponry used by military or naval force(2) the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
(1) Canada and the United States see further armament as a solution to these problems rather than questioning why violence is abhorrent against us and justified against others.(2) Arms control is a relative concept to limit certain types of weaponry or to reduce armament levels by stabilising relations among rival states in order to discourage an arms race or an attack.(3) The military armament bureau is designed to integrate weaponry research and manufacturing as well as logistical components of the military, but if it is to operate as planned, several branches of the military are likely to disappear.(4) Soviet assistance enabled Afghanistan to improve the structure, armament , training, and command and control system of its armed forces.(5) they brought up more reinforcements and more armament(6) In fact, missile armament formally does not include weapons and special armament delivery vehicles and weapon use control systems.(7) American squadrons in France had to use British or French armament and equipment, even though one of the most effective Allied weapons was the Lewis gun, an American design manufactured in Europe.(8) German soldiers with fixed bayonets guard the water and electricity works, armament factories, railway stations and post offices.(9) The configuration of each particular complex and their specifications predetermine the quality of the missile and artillery armament system on all levels as a whole.(10) Anti-tank weapons, the main armament of Infantry Fighting Vehicles or Main Battle Tanks can be used to blast positions with direct fire.(11) The main armament is a ATK Ammunition Systems (formerly Boeing Ordnance) 25 mm M242 Bushmaster chain gun.(12) Just before the war the British had begun converting old fleet destroyers into specialized escort vessels with A-A and enhanced anti-submarine armament , and this process continued with older destroyers into the war years.(13) His first war appointment was to oversee the construction of armament factories and military installations.(14) Dandala said the council would urge the government to move away from regarding weapons and armament as a top priority while millions of people were without food. - Sapa Eastern Cape South Africa Foreign Business(15) This, in turn, brought her into conflict with her husband and the government who were in favour of more armament to counter the threat of communism.(16) Once they were in close, they could deliver devastating fire from their cannon and rocket armament ; only a few hits could bring down a heavy bomber.
Different Formsarmament, armaments, disarmament
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