How to use Palisades in a sentence
The township consists of a narrow strip of land along the western bank of the Hudson, and at the southern extremity of the Palisades.
We know very little of the ancient methods of cultivating the vine, but the Romans-no doubt owing to the luxuriant ease with which the vine grows in Italy-appear to have trained it on trees, trellis work, palisades, &c. The dwarf form of cultivation now common in northern Europe does not appear to have obtained to any extent.
About 2300 Americans under General Nathanael Greene here attacked a slightly inferior force under Colonel Alexander Stewart; at first the Americans drove the British before them, but later in the day the latter took a position in a brick house and behind palisades, and from this position the Americans were unable to drive them.
For this purpose a horse or mule is killed, and the carcase surrounded with palisades to which the condors are soon attracted by the prospect of food, for the weight of evidence seems to favour the opinion that those vultures owe their knowledge of the presence of carrion more to sight than to scent.
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The two inner palisades were separated by a firing trench, with traverses to prevent enfilading fire down the trench.
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The frontcourt was laid out and planted ornamentally, with iron palisades and a carriage drive through two gates.
At some sites, there were palisades along the rampart crests, while at others there were stone parapets and rampart walks.
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Interior design in Los Angeles runs the gamut from traditional estates in Pacific Palisades to starkly modern downtown condominiums.
George Clooney and his girlfriend, Sarah Larson, were treated at Palisades Medical Center in New Jersey following a motorcycle accident.
Her parents split soon after her birth, and her mother moved to Palisades, New York, with Angelina and her brother, James.
You might think that being born in Los Angeles, California, to acting parents is what sparked Angelina's interest in acting, but she says it was the movies she saw during her time in Palisades that captured her attention.
They named the winery after an early legend told by the Wappo indigenous culture of a stag jumping off the rocky palisades to escape some hunters.Advertisement
You will hike along the state boarder between New Jersey and New York for 12 miles and then along the Palisades.
During her downtime from Y&R she took a role on Aaron Spelling's short-lived prime time soap opera Pacific Palisades.
A handsome 29-year-old personal trainer from Pacific Palisades, California, Matty Whitmore may just win this year's Mr. Personality title if nothing else.
Palisades Entertainment, LLC (Palisades Toys) had the exclusive contract from Nickelodeon for development of Invader Zim merchandise until it went bankrupt in 2006.
The position of the village opposite the northernmost end of the Palisades gave it importance during the war.Advertisement
Bergen Hill, a southerly extension of the Palisades, extends longitudinally through it from north to south.
The latter had a class of burgher called Pfahlburger, men who lived in the open country outside the Pfahle, or palisades of the town, but who could claim the protection of the municipal authorities.
On a ledge below the crest of the Palisades is the famous duelling ground, where New York citizens and others once settled their quarrels.
The state acts concurrently with New York in preserving the natural beauties of the Palisades of the Hudson river; and in 1909 the Palisades Interstate Park, with a front of 13 m.
Where such natural defences are wanting the village is protected by high palisades and by fighting platforms on trees commanding its approaches.Advertisement