Definition of Crenellations

1. Noun. (plural of crenellation) ¹



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Definition of Crenellations

1. crenellation [n] - See also: crenellation

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crenellations

crenelated
crenelated molding
crenelated moldings
crenelates
crenelating
crenelation
crenelations
creneled
creneling
crenellate
crenellated
crenellated moulding
crenellates
crenellating
crenellation
crenellations (current term)
crenelle
crenelled
crenelles
crenelling
crenels
crenic acid
crenocyte
crenocytosis
crenotherapy
crenshaw
crenshaws
crenulate
crenulated
crenulation

Literary usage of Crenellations

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1. The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: Terracotta Figurines of the Classical by Gloria S. Merker (2000)
"Heads wearing a crown or polos with crenellations are likely to be Aphrodite because she was the city goddess (p. 271). It was also suggested above (pp. ..."

2. Castles of the Morea by Kevin Andrews (2006)
"10), flat, square tiles form a covering ringed about with crenellations, and stairway ... 24). crenellations (Fig. 136).The fort of Karababa With greater ..."

3. A History of Art in Chaldæa & Assyria by Georges Perrot, Charles Chipiez (1884)
"A row of battlements was thought necessary both as a slight fortification and as an ornament.1 These were finished at the top with open crenellations in ..."

4. Catalogue of Seals in the Department of Manuscripts in the British Museum by Walter de Gray Birch (1892)
"A triple-towered castle, embattled and masoned, the crenellations of the wall charged alternately with a cross, rose, fleur-de-lis, ..."

5. Hamlet by William Shakespeare (1905)
"Enclosing walls or ramparts with crenellations, or, as more commonly called, battlements. 4. Elaborate carving, especially on the wood-work,—flat ..."

6. Publications by Oxford Historical Society (1899)
"... its general contour being not unlike the sketch now hanging in the Christ Church bursary, minus the fashionable windows and crenellations. ..."

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