"abattis" 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.

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

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