Definition of Machicolated. Meaning of Machicolated. Synonyms of Machicolated

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Definition of Machicolated

Machicolated
Machicolated Ma*chic"o*la`ted, a. [LL. machicolatus, p. p. of machicolare, machicollare. See Machicolation.] Having machicolations. ``Machicolated turrets.' --C. Kingsley.

Meaning of Machicolated from wikipedia

- machecollum, probably from Old French machier 'crush', 'wound' and col 'neck'. Machicolate is only recorded in the 18th century in English, but a verb machicollāre...
- The fort, quadrangular in size, consists of a pentagonal curtain wall machicolated for muskets with rounded corner bastions. On the inner side of the curtain...
- In France, the keep at Vincennes began a fashion for tall, heavily machicolated designs, a trend adopted in Spain most prominently through the Valladolid...
- century, has a stone spire 232 ft (71 m) high. On the quay there is a machicolated clock-tower which is a survival of the defensive walls of the 14th century...
- Saint-Georges; its river front is composed of two large crenelated and machicolated towers, connected by a pavilion, and the ancient hospital of Saint-Jacques...
- archivolts Tall first floor windows suggesting a piano nobile Belvedere or machicolated signorial towers Cupolas Quoins Loggias Balustrades concealing the roof-scape...
- inspired by French models (for example Bricquebec). Both towers are machicolated and Caesar's Tower features a unique double parapet. The two towers are...
- exchange goods for furs. In 1726, a two-story "Maison a Machicoulis" or "Machicolated House" was constructed on the same site by French engineer Gaspard-Joseph...
- were to be elaborately decorated meant to resemble castle walls with machicolated cornices, stringcourses and loopholes. The ****ing of external decorations...
- aligned windows sit above the doorway; a coped cornice lies over a well machicolated eaves course. A very worn panel to the west appears to have a faint image...
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