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a fortress that commands (see command

The meaning of the word citadel is a fortress that commands (see command.

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lollto hang loosely or laxly : droop
cascadea steep usually small fall of water
economythe structure or conditions of economic life in a country, area, or period
whorla drum-shaped section on the lower part of a spindle in spinning or weaving machinery serving as a pulley for the tape drive that rotates the spindle
incontinentnot continent: such as
nondescriptbelonging or appearing to belong to no particular class or kind : not easily described
arboretuma place where trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants are cultivated for scientific and educational purposes
referendumthe principle or practice of submitting to popular vote a measure passed on or proposed by a legislative body or by popular initiative
resentmenta feeling of indignant displeasure or persistent ill will at something regarded as a wrong, insult, or injury