rideau

noun
ri·​deau | \ rə̇ˈdō \
plural -s

Definition of rideau

: a small ridge or mound of earth : ground slightly elevated

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History and Etymology for rideau

French, from Middle French, literally, curtain; perhaps from Middle English ridel, riddel curtain

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“Rideau.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rideau. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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