armory armory  /ˈɑr mə ri/


  1. (n) a collection of resources
  2. (n) all the weapons and equipment that a country has
  3. (n) a military structure where arms and ammunition and other military equipment are stored and training is given in the use of arms
  4. (n) a place where arms are manufactured



  1. When police searched her apartment, they found evidence that seemed to link her to the fire-bombing and robbery of a National Guard armory in Newburyport, Mass.
  2. The Taliban fighters, trapped in the southwestern quarter of the fort, stormed a nearby armory, making off with AK-47s, grenades, mines, rocket launchers, mortars and ammunition.
  3. Having equipped it with an underground bunker and an armory -- adjacent to the chapel -- cult members discussed renaming the place Ranch Apocalypse.


  1. Public to tour future library: Open house at Armory on Saturday

    When the Hudson Area Library moves from its present location to the former Armory building at Fifth and State streets, spatially the move is only a block. But temporally, it appears to be stepping int
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Daily Mail

  2. Photos: Snow White Gets Dirty Inside Paul McCarthy's Massive Park Avenue Armory Show

      Transgressive artist Paul McCarthy has taken over the sprawling Park Avenue Armory for his largest work to date, and this one looks like a doozy. A collaboration with his son Damon McCarthy, the show, called WS , "weaves together a fantastical forest and a three-quarter-scale house modeled after McCarthy’s own childhood home, with multi-channel video projections to immerse visitors in a world ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  3. Courtyard Armory Square Brings Contemporary Lodging to Downtown Syracuse This July

    New Downtown Syracuse hotels are accepting reservations for stays in July and beyond. The dual-branded Courtyard and Residence Inn by Marriott complex also will anchor Syracuse’s Connective Corridor, uniting Syracuse University and popular Armory Square. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. "Proteins made with recombinant DNA are a major weapon in the armory against disease," says Bertozzi, who is a member of Berkeley Lab's Materials Sciences and Physical Biosciences Divisions and director of the Molecular Foundry, a Department of...
    on Feb 9, 2009 By: Carolyn Bertozzi Source: Science Daily (press release)

  2. "My staff recently joined the former owner of Empire, Councilmember James and other elected officials in a tour of the New York State armory at Bedford Avenue and Crown Street, which might make an ideal facility," said Markowitz.
    on Jun 25, 2007 By: Marty Markowitz Source: Carroll Gardens/Cobble Hill Courier

  3. "The reconstruction of this historic building is a top priority for our government," said Minister Ambrose. "This phase of the reconstruction is an important step towards fulfilling this government's commitment to rebuild the Armory."
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Rona Ambrose Source: (press release)

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