Origin of palisado
From the Spanish word palizada
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Examples from the Web for palisado
Your palisado is a pretty sort of bodkin, about the thickness of my leg.The Recruiting Officer
The stranger was still speaking, when a small quivering flame played on the corners of the palisado nearest the burning pile.
And first having felled trees, he therewith made a palisado about the town that none might go out.Historical Parallels, vol 3 (of 3)
Arthur Thomas Malkin
Steep rocks and everlasting hills are their castles; the tangled, pathless thicket their palisado, and God is their ally.Evolution of Expression, Volume 2--Revised
Charles Wesley Emerson
"Enter," said the stranger, lowering the piece of the palisado for the passage of his companion.