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Webster Dictionary

  1. Relaisnoun

    a narrow space between the foot of the rampart and the scarp of the ditch, serving to receive the earth that may crumble off or be washed down, and prevent its falling into the ditch

    Etymology: [F. See Relay, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Relais

    re-lā′, n. (fort.) a walk left within a rampart to keep earth from falling into the ditch. [Fr.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. relais

    (Fr.). A term used in fortification to signify a space, containing some feet in breadth, which is between the foot of the rampart and the scarp of the fosse. It serves as a convenient receptacle for the earth that occasionally crumbles off.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of relais in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of relais in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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