- Present participle of circumvallate.
Variant of circumvallate
transitive verbcircumvallated, circumvallating
to surround with or as with a wall or trench
Origin of circumvallate; from Classical Latin circumvallatus, past participle of circumvallare ; from circum, around + vallare ; from vallum, rampart, wall
surrounded by or as by a wall or trench