razor wire


razor wire

noun

: strong wire that has many sharp metal pieces on it and is put around an area to keep people out or in

Full Definition of RAZOR WIRE

:  coiled wire fitted with sharp razor edges and used as an obstacle or barrier; also :  concertina wire

First Known Use of RAZOR WIRE

1977

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