Meaning of crenel

cren•el

Pronunciation: (kren'l), [key]
— n., v., -eled, -el•ing -elled, -el•ling.
—n.
  1. any of the open spaces between the merlons of a battlement. See illus. under
  2. a crenature.
—v.t.
  1. to crenelate.
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