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meanings of battlement


  1. The towering roof of heaven.
  2. Any high wall for defense.
  3. In fortification: an indented parapet, formed by a series of rising members called cops or merlons, separated by openings called crenelles or embrasures, the soldier sheltering himself behind the merlon while he fires through the embrasure or through a loophole in the battlement.