Barbette battery

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Barbette battery a single gun, or a number of guns, mounted in barbette, or partially protected by a parapet or turret.
    • Barbette battery See Barbette.
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Usage

In literature:

It has two tiers of casemates, besides a heavy barbette battery.
"Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863" by Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle
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