Fortilage
Fortilage For"ti*lage (?; 48), n. [Cf. {Fortalice}.] A little fort; a blockhouse. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • fortilage — /fōrˈti lāj or förˈ/ (Spenser) noun a variant of ↑fortalice * * * fortilage, fortiless obs. ff. of fortalice …   Useful english dictionary

  • fortiless — fortilage, fortiless obs. ff. of fortalice …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fortalice — Fort a*lice, n. [LL. fortalitia, or OF. fortelesce. See {Fortress}.] (Mil.) A small outwork of a fortification; a fortilage; called also {fortelace}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fortelace — Fortalice Fort a*lice, n. [LL. fortalitia, or OF. fortelesce. See {Fortress}.] (Mil.) A small outwork of a fortification; a fortilage; called also {fortelace}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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