(sometimes singular) military equipment and stores, esp ammunition
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How to use munitions in a sentence
How did Washington and his generals keep those men and munitions hidden?
Eyewitnesses have spotted hundreds of Russian-made vehicles and heavy munitions moving into eastern Ukraine.Thousands of Putin’s Troops Now in Ukraine, Analysts Say | Shane Harris | November 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In reality we now know that the numbers of munitions was actually much higher.
In contrast, drones cannot refuel in midair, conduct airdrops, or carry a meaningful amount of munitions.
As the rebels departed, they blew up an 81-car munitions train stranded on a siding.Atlanta’s Fall Foretold The End Of Civil War Bloodshed | Marc Wortman | September 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
These lofty strategical questions must not make me forget an equally vital munitions message just to hand.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I | Ian Hamilton
So this is what our famous agreement to have munitions on the scale deemed necessary by Joffre and French pans out at in practice.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I | Ian Hamilton
The royalist expedition against Quiberon, assisted by English munitions and money, terminated disastrously for the royal cause.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
munitions of war and implements of agriculture were provided in large quantities.The History of England from the Accession of James II. | Thomas Babington Macaulay
It will be your duty, Captain, to see that no armed parties or cargoes of munitions of war get across the river.Uncle Sam's Boys as Lieutenants | H. Irving Hancock