crenelated

[ kren-l-ey-tid ]
/ ˈkrɛn lˌeɪ tɪd /
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adjective

furnished with crenelations, as a parapet or molding, in the manner of a battlement.
Also especially British, cren·el·lat·ed.

Origin of crenelated

First recorded in 1815–25; crenelate + -ed2

Definition for crenellated (2 of 2)

crenelate

[ kren-l-eyt ]
/ ˈkrɛn lˌeɪt /

verb (used with object), cren·el·at·ed, cren·el·at·ing.

to furnish with crenels or battlements.

adjective

Also especially British, cren·el·late.

Origin of crenelate

1815–25; < French crénel(er) to crenelate (see crenel) + -ate1
Related formscren·el·a·tion; especially British, cren·el·la·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for crenellated

crenellated

US crenelated

/ (ˈkrɛnɪˌleɪtɪd) /

adjective

having battlements
(of a moulding, etc) having square indentations
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