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munition (n.)

1530s, "fortification, action of fortifying or defending" (a sense now obsolete),  also "materials used in war," from French municion "fortification, defense, defensive wall" (14c.), from Latin munitionem (nominative munitio) "a defending, fortification, protecting," noun of action from past-participle stem of munire "to fortify," from moenia "defensive walls," related to murus "wall" (see mural). Female workers in British shell factories in World War I were called munitionettes.

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Definitions of munition
1
munition (n.)
weapons considered collectively;
Synonyms: weaponry / arms / implements of war / weapons system
munition (n.)
military supplies;
Synonyms: ordnance / ordnance store
munition (n.)
defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it;
Synonyms: fortification
2
munition (v.)
supply with weapons;
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