gabionade

noun ga·bi·o·nade \¦gābēə¦nād, -näd\

Definition of gabionade

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a work of fortification thrown up with gabions

  2. 2 :  a structure of gabions sunk in lines as a core for a sandbar in harbor improvements

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Origin and Etymology of gabionade

French gabionnade, from Middle French, from Old Italian gabbionata, from gabbione gabion + -ata -ade


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