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Embrasure

Em`bra´sure
n.1.An embrace.
1.(Arch.) A splay of a door or window.
Apart, in the twilight gloom of a window's embrasure,
Sat the lovers.
- Longfellow.
2.(Fort.) An aperture with slant sides in a wall or parapet, through which cannon are pointed and discharged; a crenelle. See Illust. of Casemate.
Noun1.embrasure - an opening (in a wall or ship or armored vehicle) for firing through
Synonyms: porthole, port
opening, port, porthole, ship
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embowered
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Embrace
Embracement
Embraceor
Embracer
Embracery
embracing
Embracive
Embraid
Embranchment
Embrangle
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Embrave
Embrawn
Embread
Embreathement
Embrew
Embright
Embrocate
Embrocation
Embroglio
Embroider
embroidered
Embroiderer
embroideress
Embroidery
embroidery frame
embroidery hoop
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