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Engelsk navneord: fortification

1. fortification (om genstand) defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)munition


Mindre specifikke termerdefence, defense, defensive structure


Mere specifikke termerbastion, breastwork, bunker, castle, defilade, dugout, entrenchment, escarp, escarpment, fieldwork, intrenchment, lunette, palisade, parapet, protective embankment, redoubt, scarp, stockade


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerMaginot Line, Siegfried line


Omfatter disse specifikke termerbulwark, rampart, wall

2. fortification (om erkendelse) the art or science of strengthening defenses


Mindre specifikke termerart, artistry, prowess

3. fortification (om handling) the addition of an ingredient for the purpose of enrichment (as the addition of alcohol to wine or the addition of vitamins to food)


Mindre specifikke termerenrichment









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