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  • noun Plural form of flagstaff.

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Examples

  • Materials aren't fancy: a 1/4-inch oak dowel plus a corncob; a solid fiberglass rod (white bicycle flagstaffs are great) or a broken carbon arrow shaft plus a 3/4-inch oak dowel.

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  • On either side the path that led to the gate stood two tall flagstaffs.

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  • But soon both men, mounted and armed and lances at the ready, rush toward the center of the grounds, where two pennantsone solid sky-blue, the other black as the eye of the ravenflutter from lofty flagstaffs.

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  • Both sides used long sticks, opposition — flagstaffs, police — rubber batons and then flagstaffs withdrawn from opposition side.

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  • Both sides used long sticks, opposition — flagstaffs, police — rubber batons and then flagstaffs withdrawn from opposition side.

    Georgian opposition. First blood

  • Display the flag only between sunrise and sunset on buildings and stationary flagstaffs.

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  • Display the flag only between sunrise and sunset on buildings and stationary flagstaffs.

    How to respect the flag

  • Squads of volunteers, organized by Parsons, were preparing the street for Hate Week, stitching banners, painting posters, erecting flagstaffs on the roofs, and perilously slinging wires across the street for the reception of streamers.

    Nineteen Eighty-four

  • Squads of volunteers, organized by Parsons, were preparing the street for Hate Week, stitching banners, painting posters, erecting flagstaffs on the roofs, and perilously slinging wires across the street for the reception of streamers.

    Nineteen Eighty-four

  • But there is a passion for tall flagstaffs hereabout, and you may see its twin brother in five minutes, if you have a mind.

    American Notes for General Circulation

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