"enceinte" Definition

  1. n. The line of works which forms the main inclosure of a fortress or place; -- called also body of the place.
  2. n. The area or town inclosed by a line of fortification.
  3. a. Pregnant; with child.

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Position in dictionary: 32747 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., a.,
Words that start with "enceinte": 1
Words that end with "enceinte": 1
Words that contain "enceinte": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of enceinte

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