"ordnance" Definition

  1. n. Heavy weapons of warfare; cannon, or great guns, mortars, and howitzers; artillery; sometimes, a general term for all weapons and appliances used in war.

More About ordnance

Position in dictionary: 68424 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "ordnance": 1
Words that end with "ordnance": 1
Words that contain "ordnance": 1
Next words in dictionary: ordonnance, ordonnant, ordovian, ordovician, ordure, ordurous, ore, oread, oreades, orectic
Previous words in dictionary: ordinator, ordinative, ordination, ordinately, ordinate, ordinaryship, ordinary, ordinarily, ordinaries, ordinant

English Dictionary Definition of ordnance

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