noun, plural cas·tel·li [ka-stel-ahy]. /kæˈstɛl aɪ/. Archaeology.
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On a jutting crag of rock, in plain view from the town below, is an ancient Roman castellum.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car|Francis Miltoun
Every castle that they took was burned and destroyed, like Sir Ingelric's castellum at Speen.A Legend of Reading Abbey|Charles MacFarlane
In the north-east s before t is still retained—Walloon chestai (chteau, castellum), fiess (fte).
Arrayed in the closest order, they presented to an advancing enemy the aspect of a living rampart ('quasi castellum').
Had he not stumbled at the outset over that 'quasi castellum', he might never have erected that 'ingenious but baseless fabric'.