mound definition

  • noun:
    • A pile of planet, gravel, sand, rocks, or debris heaped for defense or concealment.
    • an all-natural level, particularly a tiny slope.
    • an increasing mass, by hay; a heap. See Synonyms at heap.
    • Archaeology a big artificial pile of planet or rocks usually establishing a burial site.
    • Baseball The slightly elevated pitcher's area in the center of the diamond.
    • Archaic A hedge or fence.
    • A hand.
    • A protection; restraint; curb.
    • A helmet.
    • Might; dimensions.
    • An artificial slope or level of earth; a raised lender; an embankment thrown up for security; a bulwark; a rampart.
    • an all natural height appearing as if tossed up artificially; a typical and remote mountain, hillock, or knoll.
    • Elevated area of soil where the pitcher stands to pitch.
    • A ball or world forming area of the regalia of an emperor or any other sovereign. It is encircled with groups, enriched with precious stones, and surmounted with a cross.
    • Vulva.
    • A ball or globe forming part of the regalia of an emperor or other sovereign. Its encircled with rings, enriched with precious rocks, and surmounted with a cross; -- called in addition world.
    • An artificial mountain or height of earth; a raised lender; an embarkment tossed up for protection; a bulwark; a rampart; additionally, an all natural elevation appearing as if thrown up unnaturally; a typical and remote hill, hillock, or knoll.
    • A protection; restraint; curb.
    • A helmet.
    • Might; dimensions.
    • An artificial elevation of earth, together raised as a fortification or element of a fortification, or as a funeral memorial; a bank of earth; for this reason, a bulwark; a rampart or fence.
    • an all-natural elevation presenting the look of having already been raised artificially; a hillock; a knoll.
    • In municipal engine., in excavations, an item of the original surface left at intervals to demonstrate the depth.
    • A figure of a globe, taken as an emblem of sovereignty.
    • construction comprising an artificial heap or lender generally of planet or stones
    • a tiny all-natural hill
    • (baseball) the small height on which the pitcher appears
    • the positioning on a baseball group associated with the player whom throws the basketball for a batter to try and hit
    • an accumulation of things laid in addition to each other
  • verb-transitive:
    • To fortify or hide with a mound.
    • To heap into an increasing mass.
    • To fortify or inclose with a mound.
  • verb:
    • To fortify with a mound; add a barrier, rampart, etc. to.
    • to make or pile into a mound or mounds.
    • type into a rounded height
  • others:
    • To fortify with a mound; include a barrier, rampart, etc., to.
    • to create into mounds; come to be piled up into piles.

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