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fence

an outdoor partition made of timber, wire or other material effective in keeping animals apart.

introductory fence
one that will keep animals apart but which is pervious enough, e.g. made of wire netting, that there is plenty of opportunity for visual, olfactory and licking contact of new introductions before actually co-mingling them.
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But residents living near the lake are angry that Sunderland City Council approved the application to fence off the lake, accusing council bosses of "selling Washington's heritage".
Fence off or move fresh air intake and return air vent to roof
Park Service will fence off sections of the Mall to reseed.
One is to fence off your property and allow as little contact as possible between you and your neighbors.
But Mid-west Radio, in Ballyhaunys, Co Mayo, has been rapped for broadcasting an April Fool's story that Mayo County Council would fence off the popular Bertra Beach near Westport to save the sand dunes.
Meanwhile, the Wemples donate labor to fence off riparian areas on Forest Service land, and feel their cattle are taking "too much heat" for today's stream erosion.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An Israeli infantry unit composed of 9 soldiers crossed the barbed gate of the technical fence off the Wazzani Fort park South of Lebanon.