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rampart

Pronunciation: /ˈræmpɑːrt; ˈræmpɑːt/

Translation of rampart in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (bank) terraplén (masculine); (wall) muralla (feminine) the ramparts of the castle las murallas or la fortificación del castillo
    Example sentences
    • Take the track to the left of the castle ramparts, rounding small sewage works on its left.
    • This narrow headland was defended as a cliff castle with three stone ramparts across its neck.
    • It nestles just off the town square of Durrow, surrounded by the old rampart of the castle walls.

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