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Definitions of machicolation:

part of speech: noun

( arch.) A projecting parapet with apertures for pouring molten substances upon assailants.

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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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