parapeted
adjective see parapet

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  • Parapeted — Par a*pet ed, a. Having a parapet. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parapeted — par·a·pet·ed …   English syllables

  • parapeted — rəˌpe]d.ə̇d, pə̇], ]tə̇d adjective : having a parapet * * * parˈapeted adjective Having a parapet • • • Main Entry: ↑parapet …   Useful english dictionary

  • parapet — parapeted, adj. parapetless, adj. /par euh pit, pet /, n. 1. Fort. a. a defensive wall or elevation, as of earth or stone, in a fortification. See diag. under bastion. b. an elevation raised above the main wall or rampart of a permanent… …   Universalium

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  • parapet — noun Etymology: Italian parapetto, from parare to shield (from Latin, to prepare) + petto chest, from Latin pectus more at pare, pectoral Date: 1590 1. a wall, rampart, or elevation of earth or stone to protect soldiers 2. a low wall or railing… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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