baluarte

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

baluarte m (plural baluartes)

  1. (figuratively) linchpin (central cohesive source of stability and security)
  2. bulwark (a defensive wall or rampart)
  3. bulwark (a defense or safeguard)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French balouart.

Noun[edit]

baluarte m (plural baluartes)

  1. bastion

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