from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small shelter for a posted sentry.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a small house or box to cover a sentinel at his post, and shelter him from the weather.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of box or booth intended to give shelter to a sentinel in bad weather.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small shelter with an open front to protect a sentry from the weather
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