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Definition of parapet noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

parapet

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈpærəpət//
 
, NAmE//ˈpærəˌpɛt//
 
 
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a low wall along the edge of a bridge, a roof, etc. to stop people from falling
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: parapet