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trellisnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtrel.ɪs/  us   /ˈtrel.ɪs/
a ​lightframe made of ​bars of ​wood or ​metalcrossed over each other, ​attached to a ​wall for ​plants to ​grow up
(Definition of trellis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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trellisnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtrel·ɪs/
a ​frame of crossed ​bars that ​supportsplants as they ​grow, sometimes against the ​side of a ​house: Roses ​climbed the trellises.
(Definition of trellis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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