palisade


palisade

noun

Definition of PALISADE

a steep wall of rock, earth, or ice <the palisades that line the west bank of the Hudson River for about 15 miles>
Synonyms barranca (also barranco), bluff, crag, escarpment, palisade, precipice, scar, scarp

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