castrum

noun
cas·​trum | \ ˈkastrəm \
plural castra\ -​rə \

Definition of castrum

1 : an old Roman fortress
2 castra plural : a Roman encampment

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History and Etymology for castrum

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“Castrum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/castrum. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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