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turret

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈtʌr.ət/

turret noun [C] (TOWER)

a small, circular tower that is part of a castle or a large building

turret noun [C] (GUN PART)

a part of a military vehicle that contains a large gun or guns and can be moved to face any direction
turreted
adjective uk   /-ɪ.tɪd/  us   /-ə.t̬ɪd/
with turrets
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