battlemented(redirected from battlementedly)
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A notched parapet built on top of a wall, with alternating merlons and crenels for decoration or defense. Also called embattlement.
[Middle English batelment, alteration (influenced by batel, battle) of Old French batillement, tower, turret, from bastille; see bastille.]
bat′tle·ment′ed (-mĕn′tĭd) adj.
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|Adj.||1.||battlemented - protected with battlements or parapets with indentations or embrasures for shooting through|
protected - kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss; "the most protected spot I could find"
|2.||battlemented - having or resembling repeated square indentations like those in a battlement; "a crenelated molding"|
fancy - not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes"