an isolated work forming a complete enclosure of any form, used to defend a prominent point.
an independent earthwork built within a permanent fortification to reinforce it.
Mount, an active volcano in S Alaska, on the Alaska Peninsula: highest peak in the Aleutian Range. 10,197 feet (3108 meters).
an outwork or detached fieldwork defending a pass, hilltop, etc
a temporary defence work built inside a fortification as a last defensive position
adjective 1. that is to be feared; formidable. 2. commanding or evoking respect, reverence, or the like. adjective 1. to be feared; formidable 2. worthy of respect
noun 1. an orange to red, heavy, earthy, water-insoluble, poisonous powder, Pb 3 O 4 , obtained by heating litharge in the presence of air: used chiefly as a paint pigment, in the manufacture of glass and glazes, and in storage batteries. noun 1. a bright-red poisonous insoluble oxide of lead usually obtained as a […]
noun 1. a plant, Delphinium nudicaule, of the buttercup family, native to the western coast of the U.S., having orange-red or sometimes yellow flowers.
noun, adjective, Chemistry. 1. oxidation-reduction. noun 1. (modifier) another term for oxidation-reduction redox re·dox (rē’dŏks’) n. See oxidation-reduction.