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bartizan

bartizan
On a fortified wall, a small overhanging structure with lookout holes and loops, often at a corner or near an entrance gateway.
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With its new gunports, bartizan, and pieds d'araignee supports rising up to the merlons, the gateway (ostensibly remodelled without explicit regimento authorization) must have taken on an appearance reminiscent of Danzilho's design for the bastions of Almeida.
bartizans, and displayed at each frequent angle, a small turret .