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bulwark
used in Leaves of Grass

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Definition
something that offers protection — especially a defensive wall or embankment, or a sea wall

or (especially in classic literature):  the part of a ship's side that  is above the upper deck
  • Protectress absolute, thou! bulwark of all!
    Book 13 — Song of the Exposition (87% in)

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