Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being castellated.
- n. The act of fortifying a house and rendering it a castle, or of giving it the appearance of a castle by providing it with battlements, etc.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. The act of making into a castle.
“All along the ridge the rock cropped out, bare and bleak, but broken in rough natural castellation.”
“In summer evenings Mrs. Bolam could lie and watch the sun setting behind a castellation of sloping roofs and twisting chimneys with, in the distance, the turrets of St. Pancras St.tion darkening against a flaming sky.”
“With black ribs set close about its summit, it wears rather the appearance of a colossal castellation, an enormous fort of solid masonry, than of any natural mass of rock.”
“It features a reflow-solderable edge castellation interface so the module can be incorporated in a product design without costly I / O and RF connectors.”
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