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fortification

noun uk   /ˌfɔː.tɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌfɔːr.t̬ə-/
[C usually plural] strong walls, towers, etc. that are built to protect a place: Some of the old fortifications still exist. The fortifications of the castle were massive and impenetrable. [U] the act of fortifying something
Translations of “fortification”
in Chinese (Traditional) 防禦工事, 強化, 設防…
in Chinese (Simplified) 防御工事, 强化, 设防…
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