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Definition 1: a structure used to defend against attack - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where defensive structure or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the artillery battered down the defenses

Synonyms for defensive structure in the sense of this definition

(defensive structure is a kind of ...) a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

"the structure consisted of a series of arches" "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

(... is a kind of defensive structure ) defensive structure consisting of a movable obstacle composed of barbed wire or spikes attached to a wooden frame; used to obstruct cavalry

(... is a kind of defensive structure ) defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it

(... is a kind of defensive structure ) a fortified defensive structure

(... is a kind of defensive structure ) defensive structure consisting of a barrier that can be employed for defense against attack

(... is a kind of defensive structure ) subsidiary defensive structure lying outside the main fortified area

"the outworks of the castle"

(... is a kind of defensive structure ) a strongly fortified defensive structure

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