battlements Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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battlementsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈbæt.l̩.mənts/  us   /ˈbæt̬-/
a ​wall around the ​top of a ​castle, with ​regularspaces in it through which the ​people inside the ​castle can ​shoot
(Definition of battlements from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “battlements”
in Chinese (Simplified) 雉堞,城垛, 有枪眼的防御墙…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雉堞,城垛, 裝有槍眼的防禦牆…
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