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Definition of Enceinte

Enceinte
Enceinte En`ceinte", n. [F., fr. enceindre to gird about, surround, L. incingere; in (intens). + cingere to gird. See Cincture.] 1. (Fort.) The line of works which forms the main inclosure of a fortress or place; -- called also body of the place. 2. The area or town inclosed by a line of fortification. The suburbs are not unfrequently larger than their enceinte. --S. W. Williams.
Enceinte
Enceinte En`ceinte", a. [F., fr. L. in not + cinctus, p. p. of cingere to gird about.] Pregnant; with child.

Meaning of Enceinte from wikipedia

- Enceinte (from Latin incinctus: girdled, surrounded) is a French term denoting the "main defensive enclosure of a fortification". For a castle this is...
- "Stewie Is Enceinte" is the twelfth episode of the thirteenth season of the animated sitcom Family Guy, and the 243rd episode overall. It aired on Fox...
- Joséphine s'arrondit (literally, Joséphine gets rounder) is a 2016 French romantic comedy film directed by Marilou Berry. It is the sequel to the 2013...
- The Kitanomaru Park is located to the north and is the former northern enceinte of Edo Castle. It is a public park and is the site of the Nippon Budokan...
- htm http://www.purepeople.com/article/laurence-arne-l-heroine-nymphomane-de-workingirls-est-enceinte_a99357/1 Laurence Arné on IMDb...
- walls with their integrated bastions and wall towers together make up the enceinte or main defensive line enclosing the site. In earlier designs of castle...
- of 24/25 May, the defenders were forced to withdraw from the southern enceinte, to a line covering the Old Town and Citadel; attacks next day against...
- developed as a fortified city, but very little remains of the 10th century enceinte. Only some remains of the first city wall can be seen near the Vlees****s...
- were also referred to by this term. The Ōoku was built inside the Honmaru enceinte of Edo Castle in 1607 by Tokugawa Hidetada,^ who p****ed a special law for...
- appearance when the new Renaissance palace was built against the medieval enceinte. After the French Revolution, the château was sold and divided several...
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