bulwark

US [ˈbʊlwərk]
UK [ˈbʊlwə(r)k]
  • n.堡垒;防御者(指人或事物);防御工事;(船的)舷墙
  • v.防御;用堡垒防护
  • Web壁垒;防波堤;保障
Plural Form:bulwarks  
bulwark
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n.
1.
[ususing]
~ (against sth)
保护者,防御者(指人或事物)a person or thing that protects or defends sth
a bulwark against extremism
坚决反对极端主义的人
2.
[c]
堡垒;防御工事a wall built as a defence
3.
[usupl]
(船的)舷墙the part of a ship's side that is above the level of the deck

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