concertina wire love

concertina wire


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Barbed wire that is extended in a spiral for use as a barrier, as on a fence.


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  • Saw the guard move in his booth, saw the concertina wire sway, heard the tortured screech of wheels on a metal rail.

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  • It had rolled back into place with a loud shrieking sound after the last fire truck was through and then it had slammed shut with an impact that had sent a shudder through the roll of concertina wire welded to its top rail.

    Bad Luck and Trouble


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