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Abattis
Abatis Ab"a*tis, Abattis Aba"t*tis, ([a^]b"[.a]*t[i^]s; French [.a]`b[.a]`t[=e]") n. [F. abatis, abattis, mass of things beaten or cut down, fr. abattre. See Abate.] (Fort.) A means of defense formed by felled trees, the ends of whose branches are sharpened and directed outwards, or against the enemy.

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- An abatis, abattis, or abbattis is a field fortification consisting of an obstacle formed (in the modern era) of the branches of trees laid in a row,...
- Abattis is an extinct town in Warren County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. A post office called Abattis was established in 1878, and remained in operation...
- brothers Mark and Derek, her baby sister Lulu, and closest friends, Johnny Abatti, Gina Lash and Gordy Rhinehart. In every episode of the series, Angela will...
- Sul Attendance: 0 Referee: Ramon Abatti Abel 5 August 2020 19:00 Estádio Augusto Bauer, Brusque Referee: Ramon Abatti Abel Team qualified for the finals...
- inside the walls. A horse and cattle kraal was constructed, as was an abattis; a field of fire was cleared all round out to 800 yd (730 m). The garrison...
- Sans-serif Cl****ification Humanist Designer(s) Dave Crossland Foundry Abattis Date created 2009 License SIL Open Font License Latest release version...
- traps far from the three nearby American forts (a maneuver Macomb called abattis). The British attack was diffused by these efforts. The long narrow lines...
- fosse or ditch, and perhaps something intended for chevaux de frize or abattis." John H. Brown (whose father was in the Battle of Velasco) wrote “… The...
- rapids consisting of one cannon and two swivel guns, in front of which an abattis of felled trees was made. The second cannon was loaded onto a barge which...
- Son / Young Pythias (voice) 2 episodes 1999–2002 Angela Anaconda Johnny Abatti (voice) Main role 2000–2001 Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series Gilbert...
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