armory

[ ahr-muh-ree ]
/ ˈɑr mə ri /

noun, plural ar·mor·ies.


Nearby words

  1. armorial,
  2. armorica,
  3. armorican,
  4. armorist,
  5. armorize,
  6. armory show,
  7. armour,
  8. armour plate,
  9. armour, philip danforth,
  10. armour-bearer

Origin of armory

1300–50; Middle English armerie, armur(i)e < Middle French armoierie, equivalent to Old French armoi(er) to bear arms (derivative of armes arm2) + -erie -ery

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British Dictionary definitions for armory

armory

/ (ˈɑːmərɪ) /

noun plural -mories

the usual US spelling of armoury
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