Definition of fencing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfensɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfensɪŋ//
    [uncountable] Combat sports
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  1. 1 the sport of fighting with long thin swords See related entries: Combat sports
  2. 2fences; wood, wire, or other material used for making fences The factory is surrounded by electric fencing.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fencing