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Breastwork

Breast´work`   Pronunciation: brĕst´wûrk`
n.1.(Fort.) A defensive work of moderate height, hastily thrown up, of earth or other material.
2.(Naut.) A railing on the quarter-deck and forecastle.
Noun1.Breastworkbreastwork - fortification consisting of a low wall
Synonyms: parapet
abatis, advanced work, arch dam, backstop, balistraria, bamboo curtain, bank, banquette, bar, barbed-wire entanglement, barbican, barrage, barricade, barrier, bartizan, bastion, battlement, bear-trap dam, beaver dam, boom, breakwater, brick wall, buffer, bulkhead, bulwark, casemate, cheval-de-frise, circumvallation, cofferdam, contravallation, counterscarp, curtain, dam, defense, demibastion, dike, ditch, drawbridge, earthwork, embankment, enclosure, entanglement, escarp, escarpment, fence, fieldwork, fortalice, fortification, gate, glacis, gravity dam, groin, hydraulic-fill dam, iron curtain, jam, jetty, leaping weir, levee, logjam, loophole, lunette, machicolation, mantelet, merlon, milldam, moat, mole, mound, outwork, palisade, parados, parapet, portcullis, postern gate, rampart, ravelin, redan, redoubt, roadblock, rock-fill dam, sally port, scarp, sconce, seawall, shutter dam, stockade, stone wall, tenaille, vallation, vallum, wall, weir, wicket dam, work
Browse
breastfeed
Breastheight
Breasthook
Breasting
Breastknot
breastless
Breastpin
Breastplate
Breastplow
Breastrail
Breastrope
Breasts
breaststroke
breaststroker
Breastsummer
Breastwheel
-- Breastwork --
Breath
breath of fresh air
breath-of-life packet
Breathable
Breathableness
breathalyse
breathalyser
breathalyze
breathalyzer
Breathe
breathe in
breathe out
breathed
Breather
Breathful
Breathing
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