Battlement

Definition of Battlement

Bat´tle`ment   Pronunciation: ~ment
n.1.(Arch.) One of the solid upright parts of a parapet in ancient fortifications.

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abatis, advanced work, balistraria, bank, banquette, barbed-wire entanglement, barbican, barricade, barrier, bartizan, breastwork, bulwark, casemate, castellation, cheval-de-frise, circumvallation, contravallation, counterscarp, crenel, curtain, demibastion, dike, drawbridge, earthwork, embrasure, enclosure, entanglement, escarp, escarpment, fence, fieldwork, fortalice, fortification, glacis, loophole, lunette, machicolation, mantelet, merlon, mound, outwork, palisade, parados, portcullis, postern gate, ravelin, redan, redoubt, sally port, scarp, sconce, stockade, tenaille, vallation, vallum, work
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