crenellated

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Simple past tense and past participle of crenellate
Having crenellations or battlements
Having a series of square indentations
cren·el·lat·ed in AM, also use crenelated In a castle, a crenellated wall has gaps in the top or openings through which to fire at attackers. crenellated turrets
(of a building) having turrets and battlements in the style of a castle
{s} having battlements; notched; indented, having square dents like the ones in a battlement
past of crenellate
having repeated square indentations like those in a battlement; "a crenelated molding"
crenellated moulding
A kind of indented moulding used in Norman buildings
crenelate
To indent; to notch

crenelated leaf.

crenelated
Simple past tense and past participle of crenelate
crenelated
Having crenellations or battlements
crenelate
{f} build battlements with openings through which weapons can be fired
crenelate
having repeated square indentations like those in a battlement; "a crenelated molding"
crenelate
To indent; to notch; as, a crenelated leaf
crenelate
To furnish with crenelles
crenelate
supply with battlements
crenelated
past of crenelate
crenelated
Having a series of square indentations
crenelated
{s} shaped like battlements, shaped with a zig-zag pattern, having an uneven shape like the top of a castle or defensive wall
crenellated

    Hyphenation

    cren·el·la·ted

    Pronunciation

    Etymology

    (adjective.) circa 1823. French créneler to furnish with embrasures, from Old French querneler, from kernel, crenel embrasure, dim of cren notch, from crener to notch; akin to Medieval Latin crena.

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