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part of speech: noun

( orig.) The principal tower of a castle: a close, dark prison: a cell under ground.

part of speech: noun

Originally the large and strongest tower of a fortress, to which the garrison could retreat in case of necessity, the lower apartments of such being used as prisons; a close dark prison, commonly underground; any deep dark place.

part of speech: noun

The principal defended part of an ancient castle; a dark underground cell; a prison. Also, donjon.

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