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armament

[′är·mə·mənt]
(ordnance)
The weapons of an airplane, tank, ship, or the like or of a unit or organized force.
(Often plural) War equipment, weapons, and supplies.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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