guerite definition

  • noun:
    • A projecting turret for a sentry, as at salient sides of works, and/or intense sides of bastions.
    • A projecting turret for a sentry, as during the salient perspectives of works, or even the severe angles of bastions.
    • Milit., a little turret or box of wood or of masonry on salient perspectives of works, on top for the revetment, at the home of a public building, etc., to shelter a sentry; a sentry-box.

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