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rampart
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
an embankment or wall built for defensive purposes
  • And they crawled the jagged ramparts in the night, and their dim lights flickered on the pale stone walls of the road.
    Chapter 18 (2% in)
  • They looked dully at the broken rock glaring under the sun, and across the river the terrible ramparts of Arizona.
    Chapter 18 (3% in)

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