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Definition of Armories

Armories
Armory Ar"mo*ry, n.; pl. Armories. [OF. armaire, armarie, F. armoire, fr. L. armarium place for keeping arms; but confused with F. armoiries. See Armorial, Ambry.] 1. A place where arms and instruments of war are deposited for safe keeping. 2. Armor; defensive and offensive arms. Celestial armory, shields, helms, and spears. --Milton. 3. A manufactory of arms, as rifles, muskets, pistols, bayonets, swords. [U.S.] 4. Ensigns armorial; armorial bearings. --Spenser. 5. That branch of heraldry which treats of coat armor. The science of heraldry, or, more justly speaking, armory, which is but one branch of heraldry, is, without doubt, of very ancient origin. --Cussans.

Meaning of Armories from wikipedia

- coats of arms, displays of heraldry Armory (comics), a Marvel Comics character Armoury Studios List of armories and ****nals in New York City and surrounding...
- constructing National Guard armories using 75% federal and 25% state funding. In 1968, the Army National Guard had 2,786 armories; in 2000 the Army National...
- The San Francisco Armory, also known as the San Francisco National Guard Armory and ****nal or simply The Armory, is a historic building in the Mission...
- The Armory may refer to: The Armory (San Francisco) The Armory (Key West), Florida, listed on the NRHP in Florida The Armory Show (art fair) The 69th Regiment...
- The Toronto Armories, also known as the University Avenue Armories and the Toronto Drill Hall, was an 1894 armoury building in downtown Toronto, Ontario...
- Harpers Ferry National Armory was both an armory and an ****nal. Both Harpers Ferry and Springfield armories were instrumental in the development of machining...
- facility. Of the 100 armories built in New York at the turn of the century, only several dozen are still in use as active armories, and Amsterdam Castle...
- Springfield Armory, Inc., is an American commercial firearms manufacturer and importer based in Geneseo, Illinois. Founded in 1974 by Bob Reese, the company...
- vast spaces of U.S. National Guard armories. The three-city exhibition started in New York City's 69th Regiment Armory, on Lexington Avenue between 25th...
- system was also known as armory practice because it was first fully developed in armories, namely, the United States Armories at Springfield in M****achusetts...
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