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  • 61Picket Fences – Tatort Gartenzaun — Seriendaten Deutscher Titel: Picket Fences – Tatort Gartenzaun Originaltitel: Picket Fences Produktionsland: USA Produktionsjahr(e): 1992–1996 Episodenlänge: etwa 45 Minuten Episodenanzahl …

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  • 62Picket fence — A picket fence is a variety of fence that has been used mostly for domestic boundaries. It is particularly popular in the United States, where the style has been used since the First Period, and remains popular in current times. Often the fence… …

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  • 63Picket (military) — In military terminology, a picket (archaically, picquet, not to be confused with the punishment picquet) refers to soldiers or troops placed on a line forward of a position to warn against an enemy advance. It can also refer to any unit (for… …

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  • 64picket line — noun a line of people acting as pickets • Hypernyms: ↑line * * * noun, pl ⋯ lines [count] : a line or group of people who are refusing to go to work until their employer agrees to certain demands She joined her coworkers on the picket line. The… …

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  • 65Picket Range — The Picket Range is a small, extremely rugged subrange of the North Cascades in the northwestern part of the American state of Washington. It is entirely contained within North Cascades National Park. It lies to the north of the Skagit River,… …

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  • 66picket line — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms picket line : singular picket line plural picket lines a picket. Workers who cross a picket line continue to work while other workers are on strike …

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  • 67picket fence — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms picket fence : singular picket fence plural picket fences a fence made of thin flat boards that are pointed at the top. People think of picket fences as typical of houses in small middle class towns in the US …

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  • 68picket ship — noun a ship serving as a picket (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑picket * * * noun : a ship or airplane stationed outside a formation of ships or a geographical area as a rescue or warning unit * * * picket ship, a ship used to watch for and warn against… …

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  • 69Picket, das — Das Pickết, des es, plur. inus. aus dem Französ. Piquet. 1) Ein gewisses Spiel in der Karte, wo man auf hundert Pics, d.i. Augen, spielet; das Picket Spiel, Picket spielen. 2) Im Kriegswesen, die Feldwache; vermuthlich so fern sie ehedem mit… …

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  • 70picket boat — noun a boat serving as a picket (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑picket * * * a vessel used to patrol a harbor. [1865 70] * * * picket boat, an armed naval boat that patrols an area, especially at night …

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  • 71Picket line — A picket line is a horizontal rope, along which horses are tied at intervals. The rope can be on the ground, at chest height (above the knees, below the neck), or overhead. The overhead form usually is called a high line.A variant of a high line …

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  • 72Picket Fences — Un drôle de shérif Un drôle de shérif Titre original Picket Fences Autres titres francophones High Secret City, la ville du grand secret Genre Série dramatique Créateur(s) David E. Kelley Production David E. Kelley Pays d’origine …

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  • 73picket line — /ˈpɪkət laɪn/ (say pikuht luyn) noun a line of persons forming a picket (def. 2): *behaviour on the picket line which is intimidating or violent will still be prohibited. –aap news, 1996 …

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  • 74picket line —  Union protest technique, creating a line of union members which nonunion workers and customers would have to pass in order to enter or leave a business.  ► “The picket line, once largely honored by unionized and nonunion workers alike, appears… …

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  • 75picket pin — noun 1. : a short stake driven into the ground for tethering a horse 2. West : any of several species of small ground squirrels of the genus Citellus which when sitting erect and motionless resemble a stake at a short distance * * * picket pin, a …

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  • 76picket pool — noun /pɪˈkɛt,pɪˈkeɪ/ A Picket is a short term micro pool where ticket holders compete against one another. They would sit in the waiting area and play pickets …

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  • 77picket fence — noun 1》 a wooden fence made of spaced uprights connected by two or more horizontal rails. 2》 [often as modifier] N. Amer. a picket fence as a symbol of middle class domesticity and contentment …

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  • 78picket fence — noun a fence made of upright pickets • Syn: ↑paling • Hypernyms: ↑fence, ↑fencing • Part Meronyms: ↑picket, ↑pale …

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  • 79picket-duty — pickˈet duty noun • • • Main Entry: ↑picket …

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  • 80picket-guard — pickˈet guard noun A guard kept in readiness in case of alarm • • • Main Entry: ↑picket …

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