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n. pl. ar·ma·men·tar·i·ums or ar·ma·men·tar·i·a (-ē-ə)
1. The complete equipment of a physician or medical institution, including books, supplies, and instruments.
2. The complete range of materials available or used for a task.
[Latin armāmentārium, arsenal, from armāmenta, tools; see armament.]
n, pl -iums or -ia (-ɪə)
(Medicine) the items that comprise the material and equipment used by a physician in his professional practice
ar•ma•men•tar•i•um(ˌɑr mə mənˈtɛər i əm, -mɛn-)
n., pl. -tar•i•a (-ˈtɛər i ə)
1. the aggregate of equipment, methods, and techniques used to carry out one's duties: The stethoscope is part of the physician's armamentarium.
2. the array of devices or materials used or available for an undertaking.
[1855–60; < Latin armāmentārium armory]
armamentarium- The equipment of a medical institution or physician.
See also related terms for physician.