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donjon

[duhn-juh n, don-] /ˈdʌn dʒən, ˈdɒn-/
noun
1.
the inner tower, keep, or stronghold of a castle.
Origin
variant of dungeon
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donjon

/ˈdʌndʒən; ˈdɒn-/
noun
1.
the heavily fortified central tower or keep of a medieval castle Also called dungeon
Word Origin
C14: archaic variant of dungeon
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