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stag

1. in abattoir terminology a male animal castrated after it has matured sexually, i.e. more than a year old. Used mostly about cattle beasts or pigs. In rams the age limit is 6 months. In some areas also applied to an unbroken colt more than a year old.
2. to the game hunter an adult male of any of the large deer species.
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Emma Martin, of Freedom LTD, who specialise in stag and hen trips, said: "Hotels are becoming more stringent on allowing groups of stags and hens to stay.
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Another resident added: "I was walking my dogs at 7am like every morning and then as I was coming out of the park I saw a stag standing there minding its business.
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The STAG Group said its acquisition strategically fits with ALA's priorities of European expansion and development of the market in the US, and reinforces ALA worldwide position as a distribution and supply chain solutions provider.
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Not sure it'll propel many southern stag parties up into the hills, mindSwiss Rolly.
Truthfully, had I not blown two golden opportunities, I would have realized my red stag dream several hours before I actually did.
For many brides-to-be, the stag night or weekend can be the cause of some anxiety: imagining their groom left stripped naked and tied to a lamp-post somewhere in the middle of the Lake District, or getting so inebriated they accidentally find themselves waking up on a train bound for darkest Devon.
But at the same time, my other half is busy planning a stag do as part of his role as best man for his pal who will say his vows the week after my friend.
ie, winner of Dragons' Den and Ireland's leading Stag Party organisers, to offer one winner and 5 friends a party weekend in Dublin.