a poacher, Agonus cataphractus, common near the British Isles and ranging north to Greenland and Iceland.
Also called armed bullhead. a European marine scorpaenoid fish, Agonus cataphractus, of northern European waters, with a large head, long thin tail, and body completely covered with bony plates: family Agonidae
any other fish of the family Agonidae
- Armed camp
noun any encampment, territory, or group of people fully armed for war Contemporary Examples Would we be robbing our children of their innocence by turning their places of learning into an armed camp? After Newtown, Can We Make Our Schools Safe? Lauren Ashburn December 17, 2012 Historical Examples After eighteen hundred years’ profession of the […]
- Armed forces
military, naval, and air forces, especially of a nation or of a number of nations. Contemporary Examples The country also recently hosted a training camp for a new militia composed of defectors from the Syrian armed forces. Assad’s Move Against Facebook Rula Jebreal November 6, 2011 Dwelling on the reality of service doesn’t really fit […]
- Armed forces day
the third Saturday in May, observed in some areas of the U.S. as a holiday in honor of all branches of the armed forces.
Armed Forces of National Liberation: a militant underground organization whose objective is independence for Puerto Rico.
- Armed neutrality
military preparedness without commitment, especially as the expressed policy of a neutral nation in wartime; readiness to counter with force an invasion of rights by any belligerent power. Historical Examples It was again restored on the dissolution of the armed neutrality. The Every Day Book of History and Chronology Joel Munsell After that, there was […]