Definition of Palisades

1. Proper noun. A line of steep cliffs along the western bank of the Hudson River in New Jersey. ¹



2. Noun. (plural of palisade) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Palisades

1. palisade [v] - See also: palisade

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Palisades

palinode
palinodes
palinodial
palinodies
palinody
palinopsia
palinspastic
paliperidone
paliphrasia
palipraxia
palipraxias
palisade
palisade layer
palisade parenchyma
palisaded
palisades (current term)
palisading
palisadings
palisado
palisadoderm
palisadoderms
palish
palissander
palissy
palivizumab
palkee
palkees
palki
palkis
pall

Literary usage of Palisades

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1. Appletons' Illustrated Hand-book of American Travel: A Full and Reliable by Thomas Addison Richards (1861)
"The palisades on the Hudson. oils on one side, Jersey City upon the opposite shore, the fortresses of Governor's Island, of Bedloe's, of Ellis's Islands, ..."

2. Old Roads from the Heart of New York: Journeys Today by Ways of Yesterday by Sarah Comstock (1915)
"It is not far from the highest point of the entire wall; from here up to Indian Head, opposite Hastings, the palisades rise to their greatest height. ..."

3. Annual Report of the American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society to by American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society (1912)
"palisades INTERSTATE PARK GIFTS. In our Fifteenth Annual Report (1910) we acknowledge the offer of our member, Dr. James Douglas, of New York, ..."

4. Laws and Ordinances of New Netherland, 1638-1674 by New York (State)., Edmund Bailey O'Callaghan (1868)
"ORDINANCE Of the Director General and Council of New Netherland against making openings in the palisades at Wiltwyck. Passed 27 November, 16C2. [HY Col. ..."

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