paling

noun
pal·​ing | \ˈpā-liŋ \

Definition of paling 

1 : a fence of pales or pickets

2 : wood for making pales

3 : a pale or picket for a fence

First Known Use of paling

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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paling

noun

English Language Learners Definition of paling

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

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