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 for donjon
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Donjon \Don"jon\ (d[u^]n"j[u^]n), n. [See Dungeon.]
     The chief tower, also called the keep; a massive tower in
     ancient castles, forming the strongest part of the
     fortifications. See Illust. of Castle.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or
           fortress [syn: keep, donjon, dungeon]

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