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earthwork

noun [C usually plural] uk   /ˈɜːθ.wɜːk/  us   /ˈɝːθ.wɜːrk/
a raised area of earth made, especially in the past, for defence against enemy attack
Translations of “earthwork”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時的)土壘防禦工事…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时的)土垒防御工事…
(Definition of earthwork from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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