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Meaning of FENCE IN

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  1. [v]  surround with a wall in order to fortify
  2. [v]  enclose with a fence; "we fenced in our yard"
 Synonyms: fence, fence, palisade, surround, wall
 See Also: circumvallate, enclose, inclose, protect, shut in, stockade, wall in, wall up



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