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Examples from the Web for intrench
Finally they were ordered to intrench where they were for the night.
It was determined to make a fight here before the enemy could intrench.Recollections of the Civil War
Charles A. Dana
Let him go and intrench himself within the walls of Palmyra.
Here the Yankees will intrench themselves, and cannot be dislodged.A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital
John Beauchamp Jones
He must continue to be the shield behind which we intrench ourselves.Frederick The Great and His Family
- a less common spelling of entrench
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