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pal·i·sade

 (păl′ĭ-sād′)
n.
1.
a. A fence of pales forming a defense barrier or fortification.
b. One of the pales of such a fence.
2. palisades A line of lofty steep cliffs, usually along a river.
tr.v. pal·i·sad·ed, pal·i·sad·ing, pal·i·sades
To equip or fortify with palisades or a palisade.

[French palissade, from Old French, from Old Provençal palissada, from palissa, stake, from Vulgar Latin *pālīcea, from Latin pālus; see pag- in Indo-European roots.]
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Nuclear palisading was focally observed and gave it a schwannoma appearance.
Microscopic features of IPM, as fascicles of spindle cells with nuclear palisading, amianthoid fibers, hemosiderin pigment, and extravasated erythrocytes, were observed in our case.
Schwann cells have eosinophilic cytoplasm, pointed and wavy basophilic nuclei and palisading of nuclei may also be seen in few fascicles.