wooden walls

plural noun

Definition of wooden walls

: warships used as coastal defense

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History and Etymology for wooden walls

translation of Greek xylinon teichos, singular

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“Wooden walls.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wooden%20walls. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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