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.
Translations Verb

palisade (palisades, present participle palisading; past and past participle palisaded)

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

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