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Fortified
Fortify For"ti*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fortified; p. pr. & vb. n. Fortifying.] [F. fortifier, L. fortificare; fortis strong + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See Fort, and -fy.] 1. To add strength to; to strengthen; to confirm; to furnish with power to resist attack. Timidity was fortified by pride. --Gibbon. Pride came to the aid of fancy, and both combined to fortify his resolution. --Sir W. Scott. 2. To strengthen and secure by forts or batteries, or by surrounding with a wall or ditch or other military works; to render defensible against an attack by hostile forces.

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- Walls, that reached their fortified seaport at Piraeus a few miles away. In Central Europe, the Celts built large fortified settlements known as oppida...
- styles of fortified wine, including port, sherry, madeira, Marsala, Commandaria wine, and the aromatised wine vermouth. One reason for fortifying wine was...
- formerly housed the landed gentry. Manor houses were sometimes fortified, albeit, not as fortified as castles ar intended more for show than for defencibility...
- code analysis product Fortify, a construction project on Interstate 40 (North Carolina) Fortification (disambiguation) Fortified Fortress This disambiguation...
- Flavored fortified wines (known informally as bum wines or bum vino) are inexpensive fortified wines that typically have an alcohol content between 13%...
- A fortified gateway is an element of a variety of fortified structures, such as a castle or walled town. Fortified gates or gateways appear in the Bronze...
- fortified with iron, thiamine (vitamin B1), riboflavin (B2), niacin (B3), and folic acid (B9). Wheat flour sold in Colombia must by law be fortified with...
- A fortified house or fortified mansion is a type of building which developed in Europe during the Middle Ages, generally with significant fortifications...
- locally [kaχkaˈsɔnə]; Occitan: Carc****ona [kaɾkaˈsunɔ]; Latin: Carcaso) is a French fortified city in the department of Aude, in the region of Occitanie. It is the...
- Sherry (Spanish: jerez [xeˈɾeθ]) is a fortified wine made from white grapes that are grown near the city of Jerez de la Frontera in Andalusia, Spain....