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line of defense consisting of a barrier of felled or live trees with branches (sharpened or with barbed wire entwined) toward the enemy abatis , abattis
high-wire acrobat aerialist , equilibrist , funambulist
cork in bottle of champagne, wire cage holding down agraffe , coiffe
small greyish wire-haired breed of terrier from Australia similar to the cairn Australian terrier
pail or bucket wire handle bail
wire used to make bales baling wire
metal pipe filled with explosive, used to detonate land mines or to clear a path through barbed wire bangalore torpedo
pointed part of barbed wire barb
strong wire with barbs at regular intervals used to prevent passage barbed wire , barbwire
catcher's mask with a strong wire face birdcage mask
flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together; used to hold bobbed hair in place bobby pin , grip , hairgrip
jumper that consists of a short piece of wire booster cable , jumper cable , jumper lead , lead
electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity bulb , electric-light bulb , electric light , incandescent lamp , light bulb , lightbulb
very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire cable
enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept cage , coop
kitchen utensil (board or handle) with a wire for cutting cheese cheese cutter
defensive structure consisting of a movable obstacle composed of barbed wire or spikes attached to a wooden frame; used to obstruct cavalry cheval-de-frise , chevaux-de-frise
barbed wire obstacle cheval-de-frise , fraise
galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh; used to build fences chicken wire
16th century musical instrument resembling a guitar with a pear-shaped soundbox and wire strings cither , cithern , citole , cittern , gittern
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