munition

[myoo-nish-uhn]
noun
1.
Usually, munitions. materials used in war, especially weapons and ammunition.
2.
material or equipment for carrying on any undertaking.
verb (used with object)
3.
to provide with munitions.

Origin:
1525–35; < Latin mūnītiōn- (stem of mūnītiō) a fortifying, equivalent to mūnīt(us) fortified (see munite) + -iōn- -ion

unmunitioned, adjective
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munition (mjuːˈnɪʃən)
 
vb
(tr) to supply with munitions
 
[C16: via French from Latin mūnītiō fortification, from mūnīre to fortify. See ammunition]
 
mu'nitioner
 
n

munitions (mjuːˈnɪʃənz)
 
pl n
(sometimes singular) military equipment and stores, esp ammunition

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munition
mid-15c., from M.Fr. municion "fortification," from L. munitionem (nom. munitio) "a defending, fortification," from munire "to fortify," from moenia "defensive walls," related to murus "wall." By 1530s the sense had passed through "military stores" to become "ammunition."
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Example sentences
Various military sites had to move their munitions and ammo and other
  explosives to a more distant, more secure sight.
Only later did nations reach a verdict on whether it was acceptable to target a
  munitions factory next to a primary school.
They aren't dropping military munitions on the moon.
Since then anti-tank munitions have become even more powerful, but steel
  armours have improved little.
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