cantonner

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

canton +‎ -er

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cantonner

  1. (military) to station; billet (troops)
  2. (intransitive, military) to be stationed, be billeted
  3. (transitive) to confine (someone to)
  4. (reflexive, with dans) to take refuge (in)
  5. (reflexive, with à, dans) to restrict oneself (to); focus (on)
  6. (reflexive, with à, dans) be restricted, confined
  7. (reflexive, military, with dans) to fortify, set up or establish defenses

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