Definition of 'gatehouse'
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Example sentences containing 'gatehouse'
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You can see the building outlines and archaeologists have reconstructed the barracks and towering gatehouse. The Sun (2014)Two fat towers form the gatehouse that guards the entrance. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It will be the gatehouse and visitor centre for a prison that houses some extremely dangerous men. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'gatehouse'
Used Occasionally. gatehouse is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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