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hoarding, hoard

1. A rough and temporary wall or fence, usually at a construction site.
2. A covered wooden gallery projecting from the top of the wall of a medieval fortress to shelter the defenders and to increase facilities for defense.
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Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb 7 ( ANI ): In a bid to curb pollution, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) are taking down all the illegal hoardings in the city and filing criminal case against the offenders.
We intend to get hoardings installed at prominent places of all important big cities to promote tourism, adding that the hoardings will highlight the beauty of various tourists' resorts.
Abu Dhabi Two hoardings on the Corniche, one at Hilal Clock Tower and one by the Hilton, both with countdown timers; a 70m hoarding on the corner of Al Salam and Al Falah Streets; a 70m hoarding on Electra Road (Zayed 2nd Street) by Abu Dhabi Mall and Le Meridien Hotel; a hoarding at Khalifa park; a hoarding on Electra Street; a trivision roof top above the Tourist Club post office; also mupis, scaffolding, building wraps and trucks.
Mumbai Hoardings Advertising is the proven way to increase your product sales.
In the wake of the phased drive, the district administration has ordered removal of encroachments in shape of unlawful mega signboards and hoardings from various parts of the city which threaten human lives during windstorms.
Since March the Rev David Mayhew, student Romain, and Sam - from Friargate contractors Bowmer & Kirkland - have been featured on the hoardings surrounding the One Friargate development site, which looks out onto the Station Square boulevard.
KARACHI -- Supreme Court of Pakistan on Thursday order to uproot all billboards and hoardings which have been installed in the public properties by end of the next month.
Muscat: In order to give Muscat a face-lift, a large number of firms have been served notices for installing hoardings without taking any permission from the Muscat Municipality.
In view of this, I did not give resuscitation and covered him over with an inspector's jacket and, together with Ian Johnston, moved him off the pitch area to where the hoardings boards had stood prior to being removed.
The saffron party has accused the Janata Dal-United government of blatantly misusing power in putting up the hoardings of the chief minister across Patna.
The report filed by BBC's Tom Heyden surveys the biggest, best and most expensive hoardings across cities like Tokyo, New York, Shanghai and Mumbai.
Year 7 students were named runners-up in a competition organised by the Considerate Constructors Scheme, which involved them being responsible for designing and decorating the site hoardings for their new school building produced by BAM Construction.