Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A reinforcement; a strengthening, especially of a jury or deliberative body. See extract.
  • noun A fortress; a fortification.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A fortress; a fortification for defense.
  • noun A reënforcement; a strengthening.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete A fortress; a fortification for defence.
  • noun obsolete A reinforcement; a strengthening.

Etymologies

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Old French

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