What is the noun for fence?

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  1. A thin, human-constructed barrier which separates two pieces of land or a house perimeter.
  2. Someone who hides or buys and sells stolen goods, a criminal middleman for transactions of stolen goods.
    1. The place whence such a middleman operates.
  3. Skill in oral debate.
  4. The art or practice of fencing.
  5. A guard or guide on machinery.
  6. (figuratively) A barrier, for example an emotional barrier.
  7. (computing) A memory barrier.
  8. Synonyms:
    1. barrier, wall, barricade, hedge, paling, bar, hedgerow, stockade, railing, rail, defence, receiver, guard, rampart, enclosure, dealer, palisade, hurdle, trader, railings, groyne, trafficker, windbreak, shield, partition, buyer, pusher, criminal, circumvallation, protection, backstop, boundary, cyclone, chains, defense, block, boards, balustrade, net, screen, dike, posts, stakes, trellis, stop, roadblock, pickets, dealer in stolen goods, receiver of stolen property, barbed wire
  1. The art or sport of duelling with swords, especially with the 17th- to 18th-century European dueling swords and the practice weapons decended from them (sport fencing)
  2. Material used to make fences, fences used as barriers or an enclosure.
  3. Synonyms:
    1. evasiveness, hedging, stonewalling, equivocation, parrying, prevarication, quibbling, paling, banter, raillery, tergiversation, fence, foils, swordplay, repartee, swordsmanship, railing, wordplay, trellis, barrier, rail, palisade, chainlink fencing, weasel words, foil work, double talk, beating about the bush
  1. A usually wooden pole forming part of a fence.
  1. A participant in the sport of fencing
  2. Synonyms:
    1. swordsman, dueler, gladiator, swordfighter, swordster
  1. The land adjacent to a fence
  1. The area immediately around a fence
  1. Lack of fences.
  1. plural of fencepole
  1. plural of fenceline
  1. plural of fencerow
  1. plural of fencing
  2. Synonyms:
    1. foils, swordplays, swordsmanships
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