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chain-link fence

noun
1.
a mesh fence made of thick steel wire and having a diamond-shaped pattern.
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Examples for chain-link fence
  • In the middle, a chain-link fence topped with concertina wire surrounds a series of khaki tents.
  • It eventually came to rest after hitting a chain-link fence.
  • The result is a sun-baked set of compressors, pipes, filters and condensers surrounded by a high chain-link fence.
  • They play behind a chain-link fence on what was once a tennis court.
  • Next door, a sagging chain-link fence surrounds a cinder block kindergarten.
  • It is bright and sunny, and he is in an urban park next to a chain-link fence.
  • Bees flew through the weedy yard and past the chain-link fence.
  • Every day, people walk the chain-link fence and browse the notes and toys and trinkets hung there, heartbreak woven into wire.
  • The figure wears a stocking cap and baggy flannels, and he sticks a hand clumsily through a hole in a chain-link fence.
  • Radio loves to watch the football team practicing behind a chain-link fence.

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