turreted

[ tur-i-tid, tuhr- ]
/ ˈtɜr ɪ tɪd, ˈtʌr- /

adjective

furnished with a turret or turrets.
having a turretlike part or parts.
Zoology. having whorls in the form of a long or towering spiral, as certain shells.

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Origin of turreted

First recorded in 1540–50; turret + -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM turreted

un·tur·ret·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for turreted

turreted

turriculate (tʌˈrɪkjʊlɪt, -ˌleɪt) or turriculated

/ (ˈtʌrɪtɪd) /

adjective

having or resembling a turret or turrets
(of a gastropod shell) having the shape of a long spiral
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