palisade Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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palisadenoun [C]

uk   /ˌpæl.ɪˈseɪd/  us   /ˈpæl.ɪ.seɪd/
a ​strongfence made out of ​wooden or ​ironpoles that is used to ​protectpeople or a ​place from being ​attackedpalisades [plural] US a ​line of cliffs by the ​sea or a ​river
(Definition of palisade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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palisadenoun [C]

 us   /ˌpæl·əˈseɪd/
earth science a ​longrow of cliffs (= high ​area of ​rock with a ​steepside)
(Definition of palisade from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “palisade”
in Chinese (Simplified) 木(或铁)栅栏…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木(或鐵)柵欄…
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