Definitions for ordnanceˈɔrd nəns

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. munition, ordnance, ordnance store(noun)

    military supplies

  2. artillery, heavy weapon, gun, ordnance(noun)

    large but transportable armament

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  1. ordnance(Noun)

    military equipment, especially weapons and ammunition.

  2. ordnance(Noun)

    artillery.

  3. Origin: A reduced form of ordinance, which is attested from the late 14th century in the sense of "military equipment or provisions".

Dictionary of Military and Associated TermsRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ordnance

    Explosives, chemicals, pyrotechnics, and similar stores, e.g., bombs, guns and ammunition, flares, smoke, or napalm.


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  • artilleriaCatalan, Valencian
  • Militärmaterial, ArtillerieGerman
  • πυροβολικόGreek
  • artilleríaSpanish
  • ampumatarvikkeet, taisteluväline, tykistö, sotatarvike, sotamateriaaliFinnish
  • geschutDutch
  • [[артиллерийский, боеприпас, артилле́рияRussian

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