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PALISADE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does palisade mean? 

PALISADE (noun)
  The noun PALISADE has 1 sense:

1. fortification consisting of a strong fence made of stakes driven into the ground

  Familiarity information: PALISADE used as a noun is very rare.


PALISADE (verb)
  The verb PALISADE has 1 sense:

1. surround with a wall in order to fortify

  Familiarity information: PALISADE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PALISADE (noun)


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Meaning:

Fortification consisting of a strong fence made of stakes driven into the ground

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("palisade" is a kind of...):

fortification; munition (defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it)


PALISADE (verb)


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Meaning:

Surround with a wall in order to fortify

Classified under:

Verbs of fighting, athletic activities

Synonyms:

palisade; wall; fence in; fence; surround

Hypernyms (to "palisade" is one way to...):

protect (shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "palisade"):

stockade (surround with a stockade in order to fortify)

circumvallate (surround with or as if with a rampart or other fortification)

Sentence frame:

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