paling

noun

Definition of paling

  1. 1 :  a fence of pales or pickets

  2. 2 :  wood for making pales

  3. 3 :  a pale or picket for a fence

15th Century

First Known Use of paling

15th century


PALING Defined for English Language Learners

paling

noun

Definition of paling for English Language Learners

  • : a piece of wood that is one of the upright pieces of a fence



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