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picket fencenoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɪk.ɪt ˌfens/  us   /ˈpɪk.ɪt ˌfens/
a low fence made of a row of flat sticks that are pointed at the top and often painted white
(Definition of picket fence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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picket fencenoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɪk·ɪt ˈfens/
a low fence made of a row of flat, vertical sticks, pointed at the top, usually with space between them and connected by a few horizontal sticks
(Definition of picket fence from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “picket fence”
in Chinese (Simplified) 尖桩篱栅…
in Turkish alçak çit…
in Russian частокол…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尖樁籬柵…
in Polish parkan…
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