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palisade

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  1. a steep wall of rock, earth, or ice the palisades that line the west bank of the Hudson River for about 15 miles Synonyms of palisade barranca (also barranco), bluff, crag, escarpment, cliff, precipice, scar, scarpWords Related to palisade butte, cuesta, hogback, tor; bulwark, embankment; declivity, drop-off, pitch

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