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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Defenses; Military posts.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : Supposedly impregnable, the fortifications were quickly overrun. ,the fortification of milk with vitamin D; the fortification of wine with alcohol
  • The fort, by which I mean the series of fortifications, is on the first
  • Down the right line of the enemy's works all approach to the fortifications is made exceedingly difficult by high bluffs and deep irregular gullies.
  • At the point where the Promenade joins the fortifications is a tower called the "Tour de Papegaut." for more
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