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Related / Similar Words: fence, fencing material

 

Definition:
  • the art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules);
  • a barrier that serves to enclose an area;
  • material for building fences;

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    Hyponyms: backstop, chainlink fence, hedge, hedgerow, picket fence, paling, rail fence, stone wall, wall, weir

     

    Part Meronyms: fence line

     

    Derivational Morphology: fence, fence in, wall, palisade, surround

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: esgrima   Danish: fægtning  
    Dutch: schermen   Finnish: miekkailu  
    French: escrime   German: Fechten  
    Hebrew: סייף   Hungarian: vívás  
    Italian: scherma   Japanese: フェンシング  
    Polish: szermierka   Portuguese: esgrima  
    Spanish: esgrima   Swedish: fäktning  
     
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