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Barbed wire.


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barbed′ wire′

strands of wire twisted together with small pieces of sharply pointed wire at short intervals, used for fencing. Also called barbwire.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.barbwire - strong wire with barbs at regular intervals used to prevent passagebarbwire - strong wire with barbs at regular intervals used to prevent passage
barb - the pointed part of barbed wire
concertina - coiled barbed wire used as an obstacle
wire - ligament made of metal and used to fasten things or make cages or fences etc
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