Noun(1) defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it(2) the art or science of strengthening defenses(3) the addition of an ingredient for the purpose of enrichment (as the addition of alcohol to wine or the addition of vitamins to food
(1) Consequently, many army and navy officers urged improvements in U.S. armaments and urged a program of new coastal fortification .(2) Nonetheless, the abundant forests of Russia and New Zealand had a greater impact on war and fortification than war and fortification had upon the forests.(3) However, she believes that challenges emerge when processors attempt to move beyond such basic fortification .(4) By providing increased firepower, it both made fortification more difficult, and undermined the power of cavalry.(5) Despite all of the attention currently focused on low-carb and fortification in the dairy sector, some consumers still want their milk and ice cream without all the nips and tucks.(6) In the past, nutrition programs for iron fortification and the ingestion of iron preparations have been widely practiced because of the seriousness of worldwide iron deficiency.(7) the fortification of the frontiers(8) Such a position could solve the choice issue, but this strategy has not proved effective for fortification .(9) Each category within the industry markets its items to one population segment or another, whether through flavor variety, nutritional fortification or manner of use.(10) The case for promoting fortification of foods with zinc in developing countries may seem strong, but experience of how best to do it is limited and it may not be a suitable approach in many countries.(11) a medieval fortification(12) Using survey data, ARS researchers examine diets as a factor in select diseases and help public policy officials make decisions about food safety and food fortification .(13) The folic acid could be taken as tablets by high risk patients, and possibly supplied to the general public through food fortification or a combination of both.(14) In some measure, this attitude to fortification reflected the contemporary state of military engineering art in the West and Russia.(15) Because up to one half of pregnancies are unplanned and neural tube defects often occur before many women are aware that they are pregnant, food fortification is particularly important.(16) Current recommendations for general food fortification likely will benefit only older children and adults who consume sufficient quantities of these foods.
1. rampart ::
2. wall ::
3. defense ::
4. bulwark ::
5. palisade ::
6. stockade ::
7. redoubt ::
9. bastion ::
10. parapet ::
11. barricade ::
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