Word:

Barbican

Bar´bi`can
n.1.(Fort.) A tower or advanced work defending the entrance to a castle or city, as at a gate or bridge. It was often large and strong, having a ditch and drawbridge of its own.
2.An opening in the wall of a fortress, through which missiles were discharged upon an enemy.
Noun1.Barbicanbarbican - a tower that is part of a defensive structure (such as a castle)
Synonyms: barbacan

BARBICAN. An ancient word to signify a watch-tower. Barbicanage was money given for the support of a barbican.

barbacan, tower
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