- [“aemo]1. n. ammunition.□ There they were, trapped in a foxhole with no ammo, enemy all over the place. What do you think happened?□ I don’t know. They sent out for ammo, maybe?2. n. information or evidence that can be used to upport an argument or a charge.□ I want to get some ammo on the mayor. I think he’s a crook.□ Try to keep my traffic tickets a secret. The opposition will use them as ammo in the next election.
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