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  1. battlements

    The vertical notches or openings made in the parapet walls of old castles and fortified buildings, to serve for embrasures to the bowmen, arquebusiers, &c., of former days.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. battlements

    The indentations in the top of old castles, or fortified walls, in the form of embrasures, for the greater convenience of firing or looking through.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of battlements in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of battlements in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbridges from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.

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