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

  • n. A fence of upright pointed pickets.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A simple fence made from wooden pickets, connected by horizontal bars.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a fence made of pickets. See def. 2, above.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fence formed of pickets or narrow vertical boards, often pointed, nailed at close intervals to cross-bars or rails supported by posts, into which they are often mortised.

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

  • n. a fence made of upright pickets


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