Breastheight Breast"height`, n. The interior slope of a fortification, against which the garrison lean in firing. [1913 Webster]

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  • breastheight — breast·height …   English syllables

  • breastheight — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : the height of 4 1/2 feet above ground at which the diameters of standing trees are usually measured …   Useful english dictionary

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