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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A strong fence used for defense; A row of cliffs.

Usage examples (31)
  • In one corner of the square formed by the palisades were the kitchen and offices.
  • In this quarter the palisades were the weakest, and the ground the least elevated; but it was guarded by men on whose skill with axe and shield
  • Rowe was within thirty paces of the palisades about
  • The lights trickle grayly down from the hoary palisades for more
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