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barbwire

[′bärb′wī·ər]
(materials)

barbed wire, barbwire

Two or more wires twisted together with sharp hooks or points (or a single wire furnished with barbs); used for fences.
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His father glanced at the barbwire, the low hills, the machine guns.
barriers by funding the replacement of dense barbwire fences with
The killer is almost cartoonish in the flatness of his representation: he is a "perverted monster" (49-50) who is able to move like a "ghost" without leaving any evidence (64); he had been stalking Mack's family, had snatched Mack's innocent daughter, and left only a tell-tale "signature" (a lady-bug pin), leaving Mack with nightmares of "monsters and demons of the deepest dark with barbwire fingers and razor touches; of Missy screaming for her daddy and no one answering" (53).
In a major offensive in the heart of West Kingston's slums, security forces broke through the barbwire barricades his supporters had erected.
The little guy had a small bald spot on his back where he'd apparently tangled with a barbwire fence.
Without instruction, they heel up to the fence line, slip under the barbwire, and charge into the saplings.
Having barbwire between myself and the police is not a first for me; I was involved in various demonstrations during my teenage years and am accustomed to large crowds of screaming, raving heads.
2 hectares of barbwire grass, 30 hectares of apple gardens were damaged in the result of hail in Bar-Bulak village of Ak-Terek aiyl okmotu, Kyrgyz Ministry's of Emergencies press service reported.
They have put in a barbwire fence just beyond the (PCT Southern Terminus) monument so you can't even walk up and touch the tall metal wall anymore.
As they prepare to brutalize each other with staple guns and barbwire, Necro lets The Ram know that he's basically cool with whatever, just as long he doesn't have to do much running or anything.
On March 25, 2007 the same Estonian nationalist, Juri Bohm tried to "decorate" the monument with a barbwire wreath bearing the following inscription: "To Estonian Peoples Murderer