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Originally appearing in Volume V09, Page 309 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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EMBRASURE, in architecture, the opening in a battlement between the two raised solid portions or merlons, sometimes called a crenelle (see BATTLEMENT, CRENELLE) ; also the splay of a window.
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