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fortnoun [C]

 us   /fɔrt, foʊrt/
a ​building or ​group of ​buildingscontained in an ​areaenclosed by a ​strongwall and ​designed to be used by ​soldiers in ​defending against ​attack
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fortnoun [C]

uk   /fɔːt/  us   /fɔːrt/
(Definition of fort from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fort”
in Spanish fortaleza, fuerte…
in Vietnamese pháo đài, công sự…
in Malaysian benteng…
in Thai ป้อมปราการ…
in French fort…
in German das Fort…
in Chinese (Simplified) 堡垒,城堡, 要塞…
in Turkish kale, hisar…
in Russian форт…
in Indonesian benteng…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堡壘,城堡, 要塞…
in Polish fort…
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