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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A stronghold that is reinforced for protection from enemy fire.

Usage examples (36)
  • This fort was of the kind called a blockhouse, which is a house built of logs made to fit close together.
  •     The throne room of the blockhouse was a rough, frontier affair,
  • Beside the blockhouse was the most amazing thing Derec had ever seen in his short memory.
  • Set in the wall opposite the blockhouse was a tall, arch-shaped doorway and a pair of solid wooden doors. for more
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