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A bottomless basket of wicker- work filled with earth, used for shelter from the enemy's fire.

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In mil., a large cylindrical basket of wicker- work, open at both ends and filled with earth, used as a shelter for working parties, and in the construction of the parapets of trenches, & c.

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A large wicker basket filled with earth; used for purposes of military defense.

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A hard and usually pointed projection, growing upon the head of certain animals, especially cattle; goats, deer, etc.; the material of which animals horns are composed; a thickened form of tissue; a musical wind- instrument; one of the extremities or ends of the moon when in crescent form. ...

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