Definitions for palisadeˌpæl əˈseɪd
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fortification consisting of a strong fence made of stakes driven into the ground
wall, palisade, fence, fence in, surround(verb)
surround with a wall in order to fortify
A wall of wooden stakes, used as a defensive barrier
A line of cliffs
An even row of cells. e.g.: palisade mesophyll cells.
To equip with a palisade.
a strong, long stake, one end of which is set firmly in the ground, and the other is sharpened; also, a fence formed of such stakes set in the ground as a means of defense
any fence made of pales or sharp stakes
to surround, inclose, or fortify, with palisades
Origin: [F. palissade, cf. Sp. palizada, It. palizzata, palizzo, LL. palissata; all fr. L. palus a stake, pale. See Pale a stake.]
A palisade – sometimes called a stakewall – is typically a fence or wall made from wooden stakes or tree trunks and used as a defensive structure.
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