E- Wall
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\ˈē\ \ˈwȯl
Function: noun
Etymology : -electrical + wall

1. In the Alicante-conference in the year of 2005, Spain, France, Great Britain, Germany and Italy have decided to create a electronical protection barrier in order to prevent illegal immagration by boat people coming from Africa. The control system developed in Spain was about to spread over the whole mediterranean coast. The system constists of a combination of radar- and camera systems giving early warnings of incoming boats to the border police of observation.



Associated words
se(par)curity wall

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(verena vogler, 26/11/07)
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