Stockade

Definition of Stockade

Stock`ade´
n.1.(Mil.) A line of stout posts or timbers set firmly in the earth in contact with each other (and usually with loopholes) to form a barrier, or defensive fortification.
2.An inclosure, or pen, made with posts and stakes.
v. t.1.To surround, fortify, or protect with a stockade.
[imp. & p. p. Stockaded; p. pr. & vb. n. Stockading.]

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