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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Barbette(0.01171 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Barbette.
English → English (WordNet)
n : (formerly) a mound of earth inside a fort from which heavy
gun can be fired over the parapet
English → English (gcide)
Barbette \Bar*bette"\, n. [F. Cf. Barbet.] (Fort.)
A mound of earth or a platform in a fortification, on which
guns are mounted to fire over the parapet.
En barbette, In barbette, said of guns when they are
elevated so as to fire over the top of a parapet, and not
Barbette gun, or Barbette battery, a single gun, or a
number of guns, mounted in barbette, or partially
protected by a parapet or turret.
Barbette carriage, a gun carriage which elevates guns
sufficiently to be in barbette. [See Illust. of