fencelessness
noun see fence I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fencelessness — noun Lack of fences …   Wiktionary

  • fencelessness — fence·less·ness …   English syllables

  • fencelessness — noun see fenceless …   Useful english dictionary

  • fence — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English fens, short for defens defense Date: 14th century 1. archaic a means of protection ; defense 2. a. a barrier intended to prevent escape or intrusion or to mark a boundary; especially …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fence — /fɛns / (say fens) noun 1. an enclosure or barrier, usually of wire or wood, as around or along a field, garden, etc. 2. the act, practice, or art of fencing; swordplay. 3. skill in argument, repartee, etc. 4. Colloquial a. a person who receives… …   Australian English dictionary

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