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part of speech: noun

Piles of trees or their larger branches, with sharpened points outward, laid down for the protection of troops.

part of speech: noun

A barricade of felled trees; in modern warfare, a barbed wire entanglement.

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A small branch or shoot cut off a tree; a long, thin piece of wood; something similar in shape to such a piece; as, a stick of candy; a rod or wand to be held in the hand, as a cane. ...

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