Words nearby terreplein
How to use terreplein in a sentence
They had now demolished all of the wall that rose above the terreplein, and talked of making a general assault.
Also the use of shrapnel made it impossible for troops to find cover on the terreplein of a work some distance behind the parapet.
The terreplein of each of these works was sunk, so that the loopholes were within one foot and a half of the level of the ditch.
The parapets were raised, extra traverses erected, and the terreplein sunk.
An oblique or sloping interior road to mount the terreplein of the rampart.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth