Definition of Contravallation

1. n. A trench guarded with a parapet, constructed by besiegers, to secure themselves and check sallies of the besieged.



Definition of Contravallation

1. Noun. A fortification built around a sieged target by the besiegers. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Contravallation

contrastiveness
contrastivism
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contrasts
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contrasuppressor cells
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contravallation (current term)
contravallations
contravariance
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contravariant functor
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