geographical name line of cliffs 15 miles (24 kilometers) long SE New York & NE New Jersey on W bank of Hudson River

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  • Palisades — Palisades, eine Reihe von Basaltfelsen, welche sich in der Grafschaft Bergen des Staates New Jersey (Nordamerika) auf der westlichen Seite des Hudson River senkrecht in einer Höhe von 400–500 Fuß erheben u. sich von Piermont ab über 4 Meilen weit …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Palisades — /pal euh saydz /, n. the line of cliffs in NE New Jersey and SE New York extending along the W bank of the lower Hudson River. ab. 15 mi. (24 km) long; 300 500 ft. (91 152 m) high. * * * …   Universalium

  • Palisades — noun A line of steep cliffs along the western bank of the Hudson River in New Jersey …   Wiktionary

  • palisades — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. cliff, face, slope; see mountain 1 , wall 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • palisades — pal·i·sade || ‚pælɪseɪd n. fence made from stakes, protective fence made from poles that are inserted into the ground; line of cliffs, row of bluffs v. fence in, surround with a fence; fortify with fences, protect with walls …   English contemporary dictionary

  • palisades — US a line of high cliffs. → palisade …   English new terms dictionary

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