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The ClueMainstay (7 letter answer)
NotesThe answer BULWARK is so rare that it appears less than once every 2500 puzzles.
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DefinitionBULWARK as a noun:
1. (rampart, bulwark, wall) = an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes; "they stormed the ramparts of the city"; "they blew the trumpet and the walls came tumbling down"
2. a fencelike structure around a deck (usually plural)
3. (breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, bulwark, seawall, jetty) = a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
BULWARK as a verb:
1. defend with a bulwark