: the land occupied by a fence including the uncultivated area on each side
Examples of fencerow in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe field was a half-mile wide, bordered by a fencerow on the western end, where a pile of rocks stacked over years of the plow turning them up and farm boys following in the wake, tossing them to the pile.
Steve Meyer, Anchorage Daily News, 30 Nov. 2019 The clover is gone and the fencerows are clean and mowed eliminating weeds.
Dick Crum, Indianapolis Star, 30 June 2017
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