crenellated


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crenellated

(US), crenelated
(of a moulding, etc.) having square indentations

crenelated, crenellated

crenelated
1. Having battlements.
2. Bearing an embattled pattern of repeated indentations.
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On Thursday, police detained about a dozen people from among several hundred protesters gathered on a central Moscow square by the crenellated, red brick walls of the Kremlin.
Millions are raised to give faAaAaAeAoades a new look, AaAaAeA la Santo Dom being once popular, or worse, weird creations like a recently completed church that looks girly with large curls or earrings (I couldn't decide which) and another that looks like a crenellated granary.
As pearl diving became an important business and trade flourished, further defensive structures were added, including crenellated walls and towers with "murder holes" where stones or combustive material could be dropped on besiegers.
Collaborating with director Christopher Morahan, Koltai updated Richard III at the National Theatre (1979), designing a set closer to minimalist sculpture than to the crenellated scenery of Laurence Olivier's day.
They had always been there, telling their stories, "swaying their crenellated fans," while I, fool that I was, had believed that independence of thought correlated with refusing to hear them (line 48).
The lens is tempered glass, the body is CNC-machined 6061 aluminum Type III hardcoat anodized, and the removable crenellated strike bezel is stainless.
In fact, it most resembles a grounded stealth bomber--all sleek folds and vents, static form implying motion--with crenellated fins rippling across its surface.
FOR MILLENNIA, THE MEDITERRANEAN Sea has been the battleground of empires where epoch-making sea battles along its crenellated coast changed the course of history, where Islam and Christianity fought a ferocious war for supremacy.
The outstanding exterior feature when built was a 150-foot-high square tower with a crenellated parapet and an overhanging turret.
It has four crenellated spires exactly the shape of hock bottles.
At its center, a neo-gothic castle with turrets and crenellated walls, bring to mind a medieval world of knights and romance.
The Mug is made from aluminum and has a crenellated base perfect for smashing in some zombie skull.