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estacade


estacade


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Estacade  \Es`ta*cade"\,  n.  [F.;  cf  It  steccata  Sp  estacada. 
  Cf  {Stake}.]  (Mil.) 
  A  dike  of  piles  in  the  sea,  a  river,  etc.,  to  check  the 
  approach  of  an  enemy.