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Definition of machicolations:
Usage examples for machicolations:
All along the wall there was a protected pathway for the defenders to stand, and machicolations through which boiling oil or lead, or heated sand could be poured on the heads of the attacking force. ” Vanishing England, - P. H. Ditchfield.

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Savage wildness; inhuman cruelty.

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