reduto

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin reductus, cognate with redoubt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reduto m (plural redutos)

  1. enclosure fortified inside a fortress.
  2. (figuratively) stronghold, place of refuge or survival [by a particular group].
  3. (figuratively, by extension) meeting place, hangout.

References[edit]

  • HOUAISS, A. and DE SALLES VILLAR, M. Minidicionário Houaiss da língua portuguesa. Rio de Janeiro: Objetiva, 2008.