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There was a dummy parados to this trench made of boards, behind which dug-outs were found.The History of the 51st (Highland) Division 1914-1918|Frederick William Bewsher
While they were picking themselves up out of the débris a salvo landed on the parados immediately behind them.Servants of the Guns|Jeffery E. Jeffery
Parados, par′a-dos, n. earthworks behind a fortified place, protecting against a rear attack.
A parapet on the rear side (parados), to shield the defenders from the back-blast of shell which burst beyond the trench.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
Private Hamilton (1st Battalion) on the 9th sat calmly on the parados, thereby getting fire to bear on the enemy.Australia in Arms|Phillip F.E. Schuler