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fortresses

noun
plural of fortress

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a structure or place from which one can resist attack
  • the boys built a snow fortress and then challenged the neighborhood kids to an in-your-face snowball fight

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“Fortresses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fortresses. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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