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  • noun Plural form of mantelet.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Then he suggested that they build large shielded enclosures called mantelets, and use them to approach the palisades and set the walls ablaze.

    Champlain's Dream

  • Then he suggested that they build large shielded enclosures called mantelets, and use them to approach the palisades and set the walls ablaze.

    Champlain's Dream

  • Other Indians came forward under cover of the mantelets.

    Champlain's Dream

  • The attackers ran short of kindling, the fires went out, and the frustrated attackers emerged from their mantelets.

    Champlain's Dream

  • Other Indians came forward under cover of the mantelets.

    Champlain's Dream

  • The attackers ran short of kindling, the fires went out, and the frustrated attackers emerged from their mantelets.

    Champlain's Dream

  • The rowers were protected by a line of raised mantelets along the sides, but the warriors dancing on the narrow deck were in full view.

    The Coming of Conan The Cimmerian

  • The rowers were protected by a line of raised mantelets along the sides, but the warriors dancing on the narrow deck were in full view.

    The Coming Of Conan The Cimmerian

  • He told their counterparts in the northeast and northwest towers to alert him immediately if they sighted either dragons or the appearance of wooden mantelets near the eastern or northern gates to prevent escape.

    The Black Wing

  • The rowers were protected by a line of raised mantelets along the sides, but the warriors dancing on the narrow deck were in full view.

    The Conan Chronicles

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