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palisade

noun [C]     /ˌpæl.ɪˈseɪd/ US  /ˈpæl.ɪ.seɪd/
a strong fence made out of wooden or iron poles that is used to protect people or a place from being attacked Fences and rails palisades [plural] US a line of cliffs by the sea or a river Hills and mountains
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