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fort

noun [C] uk   /fɔːt/ us    /fɔːrt/
a military building designed to be defended from attack, consisting of an area surrounded by a strong wall, in which soldiers are based: The remains of the Roman fort are well preserved.
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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