"tenaillon" Definition

  1. n. A work constructed on each side of the ravelins, to increase their strength, procure additional ground beyond the ditch, or cover the shoulders of the bastions.

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Position in dictionary: 99499 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "tenaillon": 1
Words that end with "tenaillon": 1
Words that contain "tenaillon": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of tenaillon

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