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English definition of “fortify”

fortify

verb [T]     /ˈfɔːtɪfaɪ/
PLACE to build strong walls, towers, etc around a place to protect it: a fortified city/townBecoming and making stronger
PERSON to make someone feel stronger physically or mentally: She had a sandwich to fortify herself before going on.Becoming and making stronger
(Definition of fortify verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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