Am"bry (?), n.; pl.
Ambries (?). [OE. aumbry, almery, OF.
almarie, armarie, aumaire, F. armoire, LL.
armarium chest, cupboard, orig. a repository for arms, fr. L.
arama arms. The word has been confused with almonry. See
Armory.] 1. In churches, a kind of closet,
niche, cupboard, or locker for utensils, vestments, etc.
2. A store closet, as a pantry, cupboard,
3. Almonry. [Improperly so used]