A type of fortification, like a hornwork, but comprising a full bastion because of the wall space on either part ending in half-bastions from where longer flank wall space run back towards the primary fortress.
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a-work consisting of several bastioned fronts, making use of their outworks, addressing an enceinte, a bridgehead, etc., and connected by wings with all the main work and/or river bank.
In fortification, an outwork running into the area, consisting of two demi-bastions (a a) within extremes, and a whole bastion in the centre, with curtains (c c). Its designed to secure a hill or other advantageous post and address another works.
In dentistry, the attachment of an artificial crown of gold or porcelain to the root of a tooth.
(dentistry) dental appliance comprising an artificial crown for a broken or decayed enamel
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...