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  • Fortifiable — For ti*fi a*ble, a. [Cf. OF. fortifiable.] Capable of being fortified. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fortifiable — ● fortifiable adjectif Qui peut être fortifié …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • fortifiable — (for ti fi a bl ) adj. Qui peut être fortifié. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Adviser quelque lieu fortifiable pour y asseoir son camp, M. DU BELLAY 281. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Fortifier. SUPPLÉMENT AU DICTIONNAIRE    FORTIFIABLE. HIST. XVIe s. Ajoutez :… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • fortifiable — fortify ► VERB (fortifies, fortified) 1) provide with defensive works as protection against attack. 2) invigorate or encourage. 3) add spirits to (wine) to make port, sherry, etc. 4) increase the nutritive value of (food) by adding vitamins.… …   English terms dictionary

  • fortifiable — adjective That can be fortified …   Wiktionary

  • fortifiable — for·ti·fi·a·ble || fÉ”rtɪfaɪəbl / fɔːt adj. may be fortified; may be strengthened; defendable; supportable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fortifiable — for·ti·fi·able …   English syllables

  • fortifiable — ˈfȯ(r)d.əˌfīəbəl adjective : capable of or suitable for being fortified …   Useful english dictionary

  • fortify — fortifiable, adj. fortifier, n. fortifyingly, adv. /fawr teuh fuy /, v., fortified, fortifying. v.t. 1. to protect or strengthen against attack; surround or provide with defensive military works. 2. to furnish with a means of resisting force or… …   Universalium

  • New Amsterdam — This article is about the settlement that became New York City. For other uses, see New Amsterdam (disambiguation). Drawing of New Amsterdam from 1648, found in 1991 in Vienna s Albertina, is probably the oldest image found to date …   Wikipedia

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