Angle of the Face
Formed by the angle of the face and the line of defense produced till they intersect each other.
Related term(s): Face (Fortification); Angle, Re-entering; Angle of the Tenaille; Angle of the Line of Defense; Angle of the Epaule; Angle, Interior Flanking
Category: Castles and Fortifications
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 22.