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breastwork

noun breast·work \ˈbrest-ˌwərk\

Definition of BREASTWORK

:  a temporary fortification

First Known Use of BREASTWORK

1642
BREASTWORK Defined for Kids

breastwork

noun breast·work \ˈbrest-ˌwərk\

Definition of BREASTWORK for Kids

:  a wall thrown together to serve as a defense in battle

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