Every nation in Europe has opened its arsenal and prepared its weapons for the field. And the shell of Judah will be discovered, and you will see the armory of the House of the Forest that day. It certainly does not contain weapons, so it cannot be an arsenal, and we suspect that its word must be a falsification of the cabinet. She was doing very well, and he couldn`t quite ignore the fact that she had plundered his armory for her conquest. Add an armory to one of your following lists or create a new one. I built an armoury and built walls around the yard and pleasure gardens. Britannica English: Translation of the Armoury for the Arabic-speaking Armoury. Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/armory. Retrieved 2 October 2022. These sample phrases are automatically selected from various online information sources to reflect the current use of the word «armory». The views expressed in the examples do not represent the views of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us your feedback.
An armory has traditionally been a military storage area where machine guns, rifles, pistols, ammunition, parts and accessories are stored. In the United States, National Guard and Reserve units often use armories as peacetime training headquarters. Since George Washington established the nation`s first armory in Springfield in 1777, the Army Ordnance Corps` arsenals and armories have had a remarkable history of gun manufacturing. Middle English armerie, armorie, armorye «armour and weapons, weapons warehouse, workshop where weapons are made or repaired», borrowed from the Anglo-French Armourry, from Armor «arms, armor» + -ie -y entry 2 175. Definition of an armoury. The term «armoury», when used in this chapter, includes all buildings, buildings, ships, ships, quarters or other installations and immovable property intended for the use of the organized militia and designated by the Adjutant General as armoury. In no case may a building dedicated exclusively to the use of the organized militia be designated as more than one armoury or constituting more than one armoury.