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watchtower

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noun watch·tow·er \ˈwäch-ˌtau̇(-ə)r, ˈwȯch-\

Simple Definition of watchtower

  • : a tower that is used by a person who guards or watches a place

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of watchtower

  1. :  a tower for a lookout

1544

First Known Use of watchtower

1544


WATCHTOWER Defined for Kids

watchtower

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noun watch·tow·er \ˈwäch-ˌtau̇-ər\

Definition of watchtower for Students

  1. :  a tower for a guard or watchman




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