wattle

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Synonyms for wattle

a fleshy wrinkled and often brightly colored fold of skin hanging from the neck or throat of certain birds (chickens and turkeys) or lizards

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framework consisting of stakes interwoven with branches to form a fence

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build of or with wattle

interlace to form wattle

References in classic literature ?
The trunks of several trees had been wattled across, the intervals strengthened with stakes, and the ground behind this barricade levelled up with earth to make the floor.
It looked strange enough, to see all this wealth in a nest upon a cliff-side, wattled about growing trees.
The Karkloof blue butterfly, the Treur River barb, Hewitt's ghost frog and the endangered wattled crane, blue swallow and Cape parrot enjoy refuge in forestry areas.
Among wattled jacanas in Panama, he and colleague Stephen Emlen heard similar yelling when males noticed a scary predator.