armorer/armourer


armorer/armourer
The trade for military ground crew specializing in armament, including the arming of aircraft.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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  • armourer — n. 1. an enlisted man responsible for the upkeep of small arms and machine guns etc. Syn: armorer, artificer. [WordNet 1.5] 2. a manufacturer of firearms. Syn: armorer [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • armourer — (US armorer) ► NOUN 1) a maker or supplier of weapons or armour. 2) an official in charge of the arms of a warship or regiment …   English terms dictionary

  • Armorer — An armorer or armourer (see spelling differences) was in former times a smith who specialized in manufacturing and repairing arms and armour. In modern usage, the word may also designate a member of a modern military or police force who maintains …   Wikipedia

  • armourer — [[t]ɑ͟ː(r)mərə(r)[/t]] armourers N COUNT An armourer is someone who makes or supplies weapons. (in AM, use armorer) …   English dictionary

  • armorer — n. US var. of ARMOURER. * * * armor(e, armorer obs. form of armour n., er …   Useful english dictionary

  • armourer — ar|mour|er BrE armorer AmE [ˈa:mərə US ˈa:rmərər] n someone who makes or repairs weapons and ↑armour …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • armorer — [[t]ɑ͟ː(r)mərə(r)[/t]] armorers see armourer …   English dictionary

  • armorer — noun US spelling of armourer …   English new terms dictionary

  • armourer — (US armorer) noun 1》 a maker or supplier of weapons or armour. 2》 an official in charge of the arms of a warship or regiment …   English new terms dictionary

  • armourer — BrE, armorer AmE noun (C) someone who makes or repairs weapons and armour …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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