: a fortified position or chamber or an armored enclosure on a warship from which guns are fired through embrasures
Examples of casemate in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebTaking shelter in a tiny casemate built in medieval times and depending on food handouts from volunteers and charities is far from his dream.
Washington Post, 26 Feb. 2018
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