See also: Palisade

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EtymologyEdit

From French palissade, from Old French, from Old Provençal palissada, from palissa(stake), from Gallo-Romance *pālīcea, from Latin pālus(stake).

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palisade ‎(plural palisades)

  1. A long, strong stake, one end of which is set firmly in the ground, and the other sharpened.
  2. A wall of wooden stakes, used as a defensive barrier.
  3. A line of cliffs, especially one showing basaltic columns.
  4. (biology) An even row of cells. e.g.: palisade mesophyll cells.

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palisade ‎(third-person singular simple present palisades, present participle palisading, simple past and past participle palisaded)

  1. (transitive, usually in the passive) To equip with a palisade.

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French palissade.

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palisade c (singular definite palisaden, plural indefinite palisader)

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