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Redoubt meaning in English

Meaning of Redoubt in English

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Redoubt

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1. redoubt

(military) a temporary or supplementary fortification; typically square or polygonal without flanking defenses

2. redoubt

an entrenched stronghold or refuge

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Redoubt

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noun
1. 
an outwork or detached fieldwork defending a pass, hilltop, etc
2. 
a temporary defence work built inside a fortification as a last defensive position

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Redoubt

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noun
1. 
a. 
a breastwork outside a fortification, to defend approaches, etc.
b. 
a breastwork within a fortification
2. 
any stronghold

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Redoubt

see synonyms of redoubt
n.
1. A small, often temporary defensive fortification.
2. A reinforcing earthwork or breastwork within a permanent rampart.
3. A protected place of refuge or defense.

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