Equip(v. t.) To furnish for service, or against a need or exigency; to fit out; to supply with whatever is necessary to efficient action in any way; to provide with arms or an armament, stores, munitions, rigging, etc.; -- said esp. of ships and of troops.
Equip(v. t.) To dress up; to array; accouter.
Equipment(n.) The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.
Equipment(n.) Whatever is used in equipping; necessaries for an expedition or voyage; the collective designation for the articles comprising an outfit; equipage; as, a railroad equipment (locomotives, cars, etc. ; for carrying on business); horse equipments; infantry equipments; naval equipments; laboratory equipments.
Equipped(imp. & p. p.) of Equip
Equipping(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Equip
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