Definition of embrasure
1 : an opening with sides flaring outward in a wall or parapet of a fortification usually for allowing the firing of cannon
2 : a recess of a door or window
Origin of embrasure
French, from obsolete embraser to widen an opening
First Known Use: 1702
Medical Definition of embrasure
: the sloped valley between adjacent teeth
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