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citadel

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsɪtədəl/
a strong castle that was used in the past to protect people when their city was attackedBuildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesFortificationsPlaces involved in military activity
Translations of “citadel”
in Spanish ciudadela…
in French citadelle…
in German die Zitadelle…
in Chinese (Traditional) 城堡, 堡壘,要塞, 難以進入的排外組織…
in Russian цитадель, крепость…
in Turkish kale, sur, hisar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 城堡, 堡垒,要塞, 难以进入的排外组织…
in Polish cytadela…
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