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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 long round piece of timber or iron tube, raised upright on the keel, through the decks, of a vessel to support the sails; any upright pole; the fruit of the oak, beech, etc., especially when used as food for swine. ...

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