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rearm (v.)

also re-arm, "provide with a new supply of weapons; acquire a new supply of weapons," 1805 (implied in rearming), from re- "back, again" + arm (v.) "to take up arms; supply with arms." In 20c., especially "to acquire more advanced weapons." Related: Rearmed.

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Definitions of rearm from WordNet

rearm (v.)
arm again;
After the war, the defeated country was not rearmed by the victors
rearm (v.)
arm anew;
After the war, the defeated country was not allowed to rearm
Synonyms: re-arm
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