camonflet definition

  • noun:
    • a tiny my own, occasionally created within the wall surface or side of an enemy's gallery, to blow in the earth and stop the retreat associated with miners.
    • a tiny mine, often created inside wall surface or part of an enemy's gallery, to blow-in the earth and stop the escape for the miners.
    • A small mine, sometimes created within the wall or side of an enemy's gallery, to blow-in the planet earth and stop the retreat associated with miners.
    • A small mine, occasionally created in wall or side of an enemy's gallery, to blow-in the planet earth and cut-off the retreat of miners.
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