Definitions for "Enceinte"
The line of works which forms the main inclosure of a fortress or place; -- called also body of the place.
The area or town inclosed by a line of fortification.
The whole works of a fort. The walls, ramparts and parapets which enclose such a fortification.
An enclosing wall, usually exterior, of a fortified place. (Gies, Joseph and Francis. Life in a Medieval Castle, 226) Related terms: Castle
The enclosure or fortified area of a castle.
An exterior wall protecting a castle.
Keywords:  fosse, escarp
Pregnant; with child.
in an advanced stage of pregnancy; "was big with child"; "was great with child"
With child; pregnant