\ɡˈabɪən], \ɡˈabɪən], \ɡ_ˈa_b_ɪ__ə_n]\
Definitions of GABION
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
In mil., a large cylindrical basket of wicker-work, open at both ends and filled with earth, used as a shelter for working parties, and in the construction of the parapets of trenches, &c.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [French, Italian, Latin] A hollow wicker cylinder filled with earth, and used in constructing parapets and temporary defences to shelter from the enemyâ€™s fire.
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- With fleshy stems. [Greek] With fleshy stems.