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|English to French translations [PRO]|
|English term or phrase: gun casement|
|restored gun casement from World War II in a fort|
a casement is a type of window or opening in a construction. In military terms a gun casement would be an opening in the wall of a fortification from which you can fire on your ennemy hence "meutrière" n.f.
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The above is a translation for "gun case" (or "gun-case")
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According to "le Robert":
Casemate = abri enterré, protégé contre les bombes. Casemate de béton. Casemate servant d'abri aux troupes, de magasin, de logement pour une pièce d'artillerie, casemates d'un fort
"Casemate d'artillerie restaurée d'un fort de la IIe guerre mondiale"
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Native speaker of: French
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