Definition of split-rail in English:
Denoting a fence or enclosure made from pieces of wood split lengthwise from a log.
- Just a split-rail fence embedded in a cement berm divided us from the llamas.
- They've taken more turns through the judicial system than a split-rail fence.
- Imagine the arching canes of a climbing rose along a split-rail fence; canes arching in this fashion produce many more flowers than canes growing straight up.
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