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Origin of battlement
OTHER WORDS FROM battlementbat·tle·ment·ed [bat-l-men-tid], /ˈbæt lˌmɛn tɪd/, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for battlement
While the ghost of default stalks the battlements, he dithers and spouts soliloquies.To Be or Not To Be…A Loser: Boehner’s Hamlet Moment|Joe McLean|October 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here, also, men have climbed up to walls and battlements—but to what far dizzier heights!Hints to Pilgrims|Charles Stephen Brooks
Those cages projected from the battlements of a massive, cut-stone wall.The Pirates of Ersatz|Murray Leinster
A general discharge of their fire-arms was directed against the defenders upon the battlements.Old Mortality, Complete, Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott