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split-rail fence

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  1. rail fence, split-rail fencenoun

    a fence (usually made of split logs laid across each other at an angle)


  1. split-rail fence

    A split-rail fence, also known as log fence or zigzag fence, is a type of fence that is constructed using timber logs that have been split into rails. The design is simple yet sturdy, typically involving the rails being stacked in a zigzag pattern or inserted into holes in vertical posts. This type of fence is commonly used in agricultural areas and is an iconic symbol of rural life. It provides a cost-effective solution for creating boundaries, as the rails can often be made from readily available wood resources.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of split-rail fence in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of split-rail fence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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