Ar"ma*ment (#), n. [L. armamenta, pl., utensils, esp. the tackle of a ship, fr. armare to arm: cf. LL. armamentum, F. armement.]


A body of forces equipped for war; -- used of a land or naval force.

"The whole united armament of Greece."


2. Mil. & Nav.

All the cannon and small arms collectively, with their equipments, belonging to a ship or a fortification.


Any equipment for resistance.


© Webster 1913.

Log in or register to write something here or to contact authors.