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Rampart

Ram´part   Pronunciation: răm´pärt
n.1.
1.That which fortifies and defends from assault; that which secures safety; a defense or bulwark.
2.(Fort.) A broad embankment of earth round a place, upon which the parapet is raised. It forms the substratum of every permanent fortification.
v. t.1.To surround or protect with, or as with, a rampart or ramparts.
[imp. & p. p. Ramparted; p. pr. & vb. n. Ramparting.]
Rampart gun
(Fort.) a cannon or large gun for use on a rampart and not as a fieldpiece.
Noun1.Rampartrampart - an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes; "they stormed the ramparts of the city"; "they blew the trumpet and the walls came tumbling down"
Synonyms: bulwark, wall
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