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  1. Fences

    Fences is a 1983 play by American playwright August Wilson. Set in the 1950s, it is the sixth in Wilson's ten-part Pittsburgh Cycle. Like all of the Pittsburgh plays, Fences explores the evolving African-American experience and examines race relations, among other themes. The play won the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the 1987 Tony Award for Best Play.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fences in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fences in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Holmes Norton:

    Children across America have endured an extremely challenging year, and D.C. children in particular have not only endured the coronavirus pandemic but now the militarization of their city, with the hostile symbols of fences and barbed wire. Sledding is a simple, childhood thrill. It is the least we can allow for our resilient children this winter season.

  2. Andrus Ansip:

    Let us do away with all those fences and walls that block us online, innovative businesses must be helped to grow across the EU, not remain locked into their home market.

  3. Elissa Slotkin:

    I will say it will be interesting to know what the plan is longer term, you know, the Michigan National Guard is back participating in protecting the Capitol right now, our National Guardsmen will not be here and should not be here forever. These gates and fences should not be here forever. So do we have a security situation that's better than January 6, especially given the hell that the Capitol Police has gone through as an organization since then ? That's definitely something I'm interested in.

  4. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson:

    We are a democracy. We don't have fences around our airspace, so we've got to find the right balance between living in a free and open society, and security and the protection of federal buildings.

  5. Brett Butler:

    You let one dog get away, you make higher fences and put out better food for the next one. (She was talking about husbands,)

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    the highest point (of something)
    • A. accessory
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    • C. permutation
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