razor wire


noun

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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also called razor ribbon.
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British Dictionary definitions for razor wire

razor wire

noun

strong wire with pieces of sharp metal set across it at close intervals, used to make fences or barriers
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