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1alambre de púas masculinealambre de espino masculine Spainbefore noun barbed-wire fence — alambrada de púas feminine
- The experience begins with the forbidding entrance, which is fenced with barbed wire.
- After devoting 18 months to wiring Hong Kong with barbed wire, the island was attacked from the air.
- A tall, impenetrable wall with barbed wire and sharp metal spikes on top surrounded the entire complex.
- French troops guarding the base retreated behind fences ringed with barbed wire.
- The barbed wire fences at its border were dismantled and guards were reduced to a minimum.
- He had torn his pants crawling through one barbed wire fence, and cut his hand on another.
- The long walk takes us to a tall brick building fenced with spiraling barbed wire.
- The security is immense, with rolls of barbed wire and an electric fence.
- Stupid people behind picket fences and barbed wire fences voted for these stupid leaders.
- Youths were clambering over barbed wire fences, climbing through skylight windows and running amok in the dark.
- We put security around the place where we found it first of all just barbed wire fence and one guard.
- That's when I notice the perimeter fence has barbed wire and there are watch towers with armed guards.
- She stared at the twisted barbed wire fence, that must have been knocked over long ago.
- On the right of it, was a parking lot surrounded by a chain fence and barbed wire.
- Consider using barbed wire or razor wire at the top of fences for added security.
- The plant has a lot more barbed wire and fences than it did this time last year: I guess I know why now.
- With respect, your Honour, there was no need to put barbed wire or spikes or adopt any of those measures.
- Police believe the thieves cut their way through barbed wire and electric fences from the grounds of Pitsea tip.
- One field skirted the edge of a primary school, which was fenced off with barbed wire and guard posts.
- This sun loving plant is well suited to grow on both barbed wire or other fences, arbours and trellises.
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