Fortification synonyms

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The process of fortification
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The strengthening of a conditioned response by such means.
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(Nautical, chiefly in the plural) One of the red dress cloths formerly hung fore and aft outside of a ship's upper works on holidays.
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The process of fortification
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The process of fortification
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The process of fortification
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An enclosed place or fortified building for military defense, equipped as with earthworks, guns, etc.
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A fortified place; fort
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A temporary, quickly constructed fortification, usually breast-high.
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The defendant and his or her legal counsel.
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A shelter, as in warfare, dug in the ground or in a hillside
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An underground fortification of steel and concrete containing a bomb shelter, weapon emplacement, etc., that is often part of a system
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A long, steep-sided valley on the ocean floor. Trenches form when one tectonic plate slides beneath another plate at a subduction zone. The Marianas Trench, located in the western Pacific east of the Philippines, is the deepest known trench (10,924 m or 35,831 ft) and the deepest area in the ocean.
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Work prepared for defense
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Any barrier or obstruction
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A parapet with open spaces for shooting, built on top of a castle wall, tower, or fort
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Any building of squared timber or logs
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An enclosure, as a fort, made with such stakes
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A fortress in a commanding position in or near a city.
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One that upholds or defends something, as against neglect or unpopularity:
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The definition of a bulwark is something or someone that provides defense or protection.
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Financial or other help.
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A minor fortification constructed beyond a main defensive position or fortification.
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An upright structure of masonry, wood, plaster, or other building material serving to enclose, divide, or protect an area, especially a vertical construction forming an inner partition or exterior siding of a building.
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A thing that prevents passage or approach; obstruction, as a fence, wall, etc.
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The area adjoining this fold or depression.
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(Chemistry) A substance that prevents change in the acidity of a solution when an acid or base is added to the solution or when the solution is diluted. Buffers are used to make solutions of known pH, especially for instrument calibration purposes. Natural buffers also exist in living organisms, where biochemical reactions are very sensitive to changes in pH.
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An auctioneer's platform
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A tower or other fortification on the approach to a castle or town, especially one at a gate or drawbridge.
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Any structure made from earth; especially an embankment or rampart used as a fortification
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A means of protection or defense; a bulwark.
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A mound of earth or a platform in a fortification, on which guns are mounted to fire over the parapet.
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The definition of a parapet is a wall or wall-like structure, often used to protect troops in a battle.
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A large building or group of buildings fortified with thick walls, battlements, and often a moat; castles were the strongholds of noblemen in the Middle Ages
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A place where a group having certain views, attitudes, etc. is concentrated
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The definition of an acropolis is a city, or part of a city or area that is fortified at the top of something, such as the ancient Greek cities.
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A military post, especially one that is permanently established.
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A small, often temporary defensive fortification.
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A flat, concrete gun emplacement.
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Work prepared for defense
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Work prepared for defense
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A line of fortification constructed in the 1930s along France's border with Germany. Thought to be impregnable, the line was bypassed and later captured by the Germans in 1940.
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The condition or quality of being fast, especially:
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A deep wide ditch, usually filled with water, typically surrounding a fortified medieval town, fortress, or castle as a protection against assault.
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A fence of such stakes
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A defensive fortification work in the shape of a V.
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A reduction or curtailment; often referring to a business or government agency cutting back operations or laying off workers.
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(Geology) The ancient, stable, interior layer of continents composed of primarily Precambrian igneous or metamorphic rocks.
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A person or thing that resembles a tower in height, strength, dominance, etc.
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(Usually plural) Armament, weaponry.
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