Rearmament is the process of building up or modernising existing weapons stocks.

Rearmament may refer to:
*Rearmament, Adolf Hitler's policy to rearm Germany in the 1930s
*Rearmament, a controversial policy of Neville Chamberlain to modernise Britain's forces in response to German rearmament

*Rearmament (album), album by American singer/songwriter Happy Rhodes
*Wiederbewaffnung (rearmament), refers to the United States plan to help build up Germany after World War II

ee also

*Moral Re-Armament (MRA), an international religious movement that, in 1938, grew out of the Reverend Frank N. D. Buchman's Oxford Group

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  • rearmament — [[t]ri͟ː ɑ͟ː(r)məmənt[/t]] N UNCOUNT Rearmament is the process of building up a new stock of military weapons …   English dictionary

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  • rearmament — noun the act of arming again he opposed the rearmament of Japan after World War II • Derivationally related forms: ↑rearm • Hypernyms: ↑arming, ↑armament, ↑equipping …   Useful english dictionary

  • rearmament — noun see rearm …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rearmament — See rearm. * * * …   Universalium

  • rearmament — noun The process of rearming …   Wiktionary

  • Rearmament —    See Disarmament …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • rearmament — re|ar|ma|ment Mot Agut Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • rearmament — re ar·ma·ment || ‚rɪːɑrmÉ™mÉ™nt / ɑːm n. process of arming again, process of re equipping with weapons …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rearmament — re·armament …   English syllables

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