from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A small shelter for a posted sentry.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A kind of box or booth intended to give shelter to a sentinel in bad weather.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a small shelter with an open front to protect a sentry from the weather


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