parados definition

  • noun:
    • An embankment developed to protect a corner of a position from opponent attack.
    • An intercepting mound, erected in every part of a fortification to protect the defenders from a rear or ricochet fire; a traverse.
    • Earthworks behind a fortified place, made to protect it from attack when you look at the backside.

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