rearmament


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re·arm

 (rē-ärm′)
v. re·armed, re·arm·ing, re·arms
v.tr.
1. To arm again.
2. To equip with better weapons.
v.intr.
To arm oneself again.

re·ar′ma·ment (rē-är′mə-mənt) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rearmament - the act of arming again; "he opposed the rearmament of Japan after World War II"
arming, equipping, armament - the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
Translations
إعادَة تَسْليح
přezbrojení
genoprustning
újrafegyverkezés
endurvopnun
prezbrojenie
yeniden silâhlanma

rearmament

[ˈriːˈɑːməmənt] Nrearme m

rearmament

[ˌriːˈɑːrməmənt] nréarmement m

rearmament

n (of country)Wiederbewaffnung f, → Wiederaufrüstung f; (of forces, troops)Neuausrüstung f, → Neuausstattung f

rearmament

[ˌriːˈɑːməmənt] nriarmo

rearm

(riːˈaːm) verb
to give or get weapons again, especially weapons of a new type.
reˈarmament (-məmənt) noun
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