Something resembling a wall in impenetrability or strength:
A landing pier
The state of being supported:
A pad worn, as at the armpits, to protect a garment from perspiration.
Anything supposed to ensure the safety of something; safeguard
Justification or support by speech or writing; vindication
(Rail transport) The metal barrier to help prevent trains from running off the end of the track.
The anchorage or harbor enclosed by a mole.
An area dominated or occupied by a special group or distinguished by a special quality:
The definition of a fortress is a secured and strong place.
Something used in fortifying; esp., a fort or defensive earthwork, wall, etc.
The definition of a fort is a building that has been protected, often because of its military importance.
The definition of a citadel is a place where people go for safety or to defend.
A projecting structure, generally of brick or stone, built against a wall to support or reinforce it
(Countable) A special fondness or desire.
A material formation or structure, such as a mountain range or wall, that prevents passage or access.
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