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Input interpretation:

citadel  (English word)


Definition:

noun | a stronghold into which people could go for shelter during a battle


Pronunciation:

s\'ituhd,el  (IPA: sˈɪtədˌɛl)


Hyphenation:

cit-a-del  (7 letters  | 3 syllables)


First known use in English:

1586  (European Renaissance | Elizabethan era)  (431 years ago)


Word origins:

Italian  |  Latin

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