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One entry found for donjon.
Main Entry: don·jon
Pronunciation: primarystressdän-jschwan, primarystressdschwan-
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English donjon "inner tower of a castle," from early French donjon (same meaning) --related to DUNGEON --see Word History at DUNGEON
: the main inner tower in a castle
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