Origin of battlement
OTHER WORDS FROM battlementbat·tle·ment·ed [bat-l-men-tid], /ˈbæt lˌmɛn tɪd/, adjective
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How to use battlement in a sentence
Right at the crown of the battlement stood a figure in armor, and behind the bulwark was the noise of struggle.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
The upper portion of the walls was decorated with an ornamental frieze and a battlement bordered with fine moulding.Ypres and the Battles of Ypres|Unknown
The red light of the setting sun fell upon it, magnifying every battlement and tower, and making them all glow with color.The Hosts of the Air|Joseph A. Altsheler
The chief captain stopped in his stride, drew his cloak about him, rested his thigh on a square battlement, and resigned himself.
Joan leaned against the crumbling battlement, and the words of Conrad were very sweet in her ear.