a storage place for weapons and other war equipment.
a building that is the headquarters and drill center of a military unit.
a place where arms and armor are made; an armorer's shop; arsenal.
Heraldry. the art of blazoning arms.
arms or armor collectively.
Archaic. heraldic bearings or arms.
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How to use armory in a sentence
Since 2017, a new biologic has been added to our armory on almost an annual basis, and the number of patients with uncontrolled asthma has gotten smaller and smaller.What to Know About the Latest Advances in Managing Severe Asthma | Markham Heid | June 23, 2022 | Time
When the United States entered World War I in 1917, millions of Americans left rural areas to find war work in armories, shipyards and garment factories in major cities.The Supreme Court ended the eviction ban but not the fight against evictions | Maia Silber | September 9, 2021 | Washington Post
This is where the conversation gets really interesting, when we start imagining that the bad guys have AI within their armory.Poppy Gustafsson, CEO of Darktrace, on Fighting Hackers During the Cybercrime Wave | Eben Shapiro | May 17, 2021 | Time
The movie shot a few days inside the armory, and Franco was given a crash course in the world of Kink.com.James Franco Gets Kinky: Inside the BDSM Porn Documentary 'Kink' | Marlow Stern | August 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the film, the humans have amassed a giant armory of weapons, which makes the apes very on-edge, and leads to them revolting.Motion Capture Maestro Andy Serkis on ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ and Revolutionizing Cinema | Marlow Stern | July 8, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
His first moves were sensible enough, given the small number of his force and the sprawling size of the armory.When Robert E. Lee Met John Brown and Saved the Union | Michael Korda | May 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Today, as the soldiers of the 69th gather in the armory after the parade, they will remember the fallen in their own way.
The armory Show is back, with exhibitions and events planned across the city.10 Works to See at the Armory Show in New York City | Justin Jones | March 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I know 'em all, for I took care of their hall,—their armory,—and they made me hoist the flag one day union down.The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.
They broke the locks with tools, captured Whelan, and took possession of the armory and also of the Arsenal outside.The Raid of John Brown at Harper's Ferry as I Saw It | Rev. Samuel Vanderlip Leech
Every rifle, every fowling-piece had its story, and there were many of them; for Darling boasted a veritable armory.The Tigress | Anne Warner
Later in the evening they held street services for the benefit of the workingmen near the armory and relief tents.Prisons and Prayer: Or a Labor of Love | Elizabeth Ryder Wheaton
A greater number than the capacity of the armory would admit of drilling at one time, presented themselves daily.The Rhode Island Artillery at the First Battle of Bull Run | J. Albert Monroe
British Dictionary definitions for armory
the usual US spelling of armoury
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