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armorer

[′är·mər·ər]
(ordnance)
One who services and repairs small arms, fills ammunition belts, and performs similar duties necessary to keep small arms ready for use.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

armorer

The trade for military ground crew specializing in armament, including the arming of aircraft.
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A catalogue published in conjunction with the Metropolitan Museum of Art's 1999 exhibition of Renaissance armor inspired by "the forms and ornament found in classical art," this work includes not only photographs from the exhibition, but also extensive background information regarding "Filippo Negroli of Milan, chiseler of arms in iron with leaves and figures," as Vasari termed this innovative armorer from Milan.
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