Variant of armory
noun pl. armories
- Obsolete armor or armorial bearings
- a storehouse for weapons; arsenal
- an aggregate of resources, etc.
- ☆ a building housing the drill hall and offices of a National Guard unit
- ☆ a place where firearms are made
Origin: altered, by associated, association with armor ; from Old French armoierie, science of heraldry ; from armoier, to blazon coats of arms ; from arme, arm