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demibastion

[dem-ee-bas-chuh n] /ˌdɛm iˈbæs tʃən/
noun, Fortification.
1.
a work consisting of half a bastion, and hence having one face and one flank.
Origin of demibastion
1685-1695
First recorded in 1685-95; demi- + bastion
Related forms
demibastioned, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for demibastion

demibastion

/ˌdɛmɪˈbæstɪən/
noun
1.
(fortifications) half a bastion, having only one flank, at right angles to the wall
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