palissade

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French palissade, from Old French, probably from Old Occitan palissada.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌpaː.liˈsaː.də/, /ˌpaː.lɪˈsaː.də/
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  • Hyphenation: pa‧lis‧sa‧de
  • Rhymes: -aːdə

Noun[edit]

palissade f (plural palissaden or palissades)

  1. palisade, fence made of wooden stakes

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From palis +‎ -ade, or from Old French, borrowed from Old Occitan palissada. Ultimately from a derivative of Latin palus.

Noun[edit]

palissade f (plural palissades)

  1. fence, palisade
  2. stockade

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