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fort

noun [C]  /fɔrt, foʊrt/ us  
a building or group of buildings contained in an area enclosed by a strong wall and designed to be used by soldiers in defending against attack
Translations of “fort”
in Spanish fortaleza, fuerte…
in French fort…
in German das Fort…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堡壘,城堡, 要塞…
in Russian форт…
in Turkish kale, hisar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 堡垒,城堡, 要塞…
in Polish fort…
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