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bastion

noun

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  1. a structure or place from which one can resist attack <the rebel army retreated to its bastion in the mountains to regroup> Synonyms fort, castle, citadel, fastness, fortification, fortress, hold, redoubt, strongholdRelated Words battlement, breastwork, bulwark, earthwork, embattlement, parapet, rampart; bunker, dugout; blockhouse, garrison house; alcazar, casbah (also kasbah)




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