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Definition of Fortification


  1. The act of fortifying; the art or science of fortifying places in order to defend them against an enemy.
  2. That which fortifies; especially, a work or works erected to defend a place against attack; a fortified place; a fortress; a fort; a castle.

Fortification Translations

fortification in Dutch is sterkte, fort, verschansing
fortification in French is fortification
fortification in German is Festigung, Befestigung, Befestigung
fortification in Italian is fortificazione
fortification in Latin is munimentum, propugnaculum