"abattis" Definition


Definition

  1. n. A means of defense formed by felled trees, the ends of whose branches are sharpened and directed outwards, or against the enemy.

Dictionary Stats for "abattis"

Position in dictionary: 238 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n.,
Words that start with abattis: 1
Words that end with abattis: 1
Words that contain abattis: 1
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Definition of abattis

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "abattis". The definition of the word "abattis" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "abattis", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.