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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A strong fortress that sits high above a city.

Usage examples (37)
  • The citadel sat high above the city and was seen from many miles around.
  • The mosque in the citadel is rather disappointing.
  • In the original Persian text, the citadel is rendered as the Arg-i Kabul.
  • The citadel is warded against magical intrusion-we can't just 'pop' in and out, even if such a thing were easily possible. for more
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