rail fence


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a fence (usually made of split logs laid across each other at an angle)

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To send the answer to this riddle, you tell your friend you'll use a rail fence cipher with two "rails" (or rows) on the fence.
His Toyota left the road, crashed into a hedge and a post and rail fence, before overturning on its offside on a slight embankment.
Spacing of rail fence sections is determined by the design and the strength of the material.
Swirls and bubbles fill the Rail Fence Blocks, and a trail of tiny bubbles was added below each fish mouth.
Next I try a rail fence cipher with two "rails" or rows.
The girls, in white dresses made by their families, were laid to rest in graves in a small burial ground bordered by cornfields and a white rail fence.
The calls seemed to be coming from the trees, from a rail fence on the other side of the field, and from the field itself along the entire length of the 250-yard wide clearing.
The driveway gates in the rail fence at Carolyn and Edwin Elder's Portland house had that problem--until the Elders turned them into spring-loaded parallelograms.
With minimal guidance, tea tree can be induced to grow as an espalier along a low rail fence.
Tenders are invited for creek headwaters diamond rail fence.
This week, we also observe the fifth anniversary of the brutal attack on 22-year-old University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard, who was lured from a campus bar, tied to a split rail fence, tortured, beaten and pistol-whipped - then left for dead in near-freezing temperatures.
Foster's 1997 Honda CRV ran off a curve on Carson Mesa Road, up an embankment and into a wood rail fence.
itemized work: traffic barricade term t 1, split rail fence, seeding; granular backfill, spbgr 6ft.
The quaint barn-red building and white rail fence are symbols of a family enterprise built on a mountain of hard candy.
The scene already includes such down-home touches as a 1950 Chevy truck, a cowboy herding three cows and a calf down a country road, a big barn, a windmill, white rail fence, horses grazing and a three-legged dog.