crenellation definition

  • noun:
    • A pattern over the top of a parapet (strengthened wall), usually in the form of several, regular, rectangular spaces in top of the wall surface, by which arrows or other weaponry could be shot, especially as used in medieval European architecture.
    • The act of crenellating; incorporating a high row that looks like the top of a medieval palace.
    • the activity of constructing ramparts with spaces for firing weapons or arrows
    • a rampart built all over top of a castle with regular gaps for firing arrows or guns

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