Definition of fencerow in English:


Line breaks: fence|row
Pronunciation: /ˈfɛnsrəʊ


North American
  • An uncultivated strip of land on each side of and below a fence: wayside fencerows, vacant lots, or roadside ditches
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    • Perennial weeds often occur first at the edges of crop fields, near fencerows and wooded areas.
    • Forests, fields, orchards, fencerows, hedgerows, islands, railroad tracks, floodplains and grown-over strip mines are just some of the places the white and giant morels can be found.
    • For example, chipmunks and white-footed mice in an agricultural landscape used wooded fencerows to travel between forest patches.

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