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Definition of "hill-fort" [hill-fort]

  • A prehistoric fortification constructed on a hill. (noun)

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Use "hill-fort" in a sentence
  • "(County Down is directly from the hill-fort at Downpatrick, Dún Pádraig.)"
  • "As for the facilitating connection to the Aegean, we do have the general Bronze Age trade connections, but also the hill-fort at Monkodonja on Istria 1800 BC and other castellieri, displaying similarity with Mycenaean buildings and possibly being a colony from this area."
  • "And the strong city mourns, the hill-fort planted high,"