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crenelate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Crenelate  \Cren"el*ate\  (kr?n"?l-?t  or  kr?"n?l-?t),  v.  t.  [imp. 
  &  p.  p.  {Crenelated}  (-?`t?d);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Crenelating} 
  (-?`t?ng).]  [LL.  crenellare,  kernellare:  cf  F.  cr?neler  to 
  indent.  See  {Crenelle}.]  [Written  also  {crenellate}.] 
  1.  To  furnish  with  crenelles. 
 
  2.  To  indent;  to  notch;  as  a  crenelated  leaf. 
 
  {Crenelated  molding}  (Arch.),  a  kind  of  indented  molding  used 
  in  Norman  buildings. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  crenelate 
  adj  :  having  repeated  square  indentations  like  those  in  a 
  battlement;  "a  crenelated  molding"  [syn:  {embattled},  {crenelated}, 
  {crenellated},  {crenellate},  {indented}] 
  v  :  supply  with  battlements  [syn:  {crenel},  {crenellate}] 




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