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barber pole

A thunderstorm updraft with a cloud striations that are curved in a manner fancifully likened to the stripes of a barber pole. The structure typically is most pronounced on the leading edge of the updraft, while drier air from the rear flank downdraft often erodes the clouds on the trailing edge of the updraft.
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To test this idea, researchers bred both lab nematodes and barber's pole worms to resist the AADs.
In flocks selected for resistance to barber's pole worm, the number of eggs passed by sheep was halved in 10 years.
The Spider's Web, the 12-ribbon Barber's Pole, and the 1-2-3 Hop were all performed in the sunshine.
Two intricate traditional dances were performed, where the braids were woven in and out by the children - the Barber's Pole and the very skilled Spider's Web.
BUNGLING thieves stole a three-and--a-half foot barber's pole - then left their tools as they fled.
Children, aged between four and seven, wove coloured braids as they performed the Barber's Pole and the more intricate Spiders Web while accompanied by accordian music played by Moira Clarke.