from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A walled ditch or sunken obstacle, such as a hedge, serving especially as a barrier to livestock without impairing the view or scenic appeal. Also called ha-ha2.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • a ditch with a retaining wall, used to divide lands without defacing a landscape; a ha-ha.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a ditch with one side being a retaining wall; used to divide lands without defacing the landscape


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