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stalk

(stawk),
A narrowed connection with a structure or organ.

stalk

(stôk)
n.
A slender or elongated support or structure, as one that connects or supports an organ.
Anatomy noun The cord-like structure that connects the pituitary gland to the hypothalamus
Pathology noun A neck-like fibrovascular structure that connects a pedunculated polyp to the mucosa in a neoplasm—e.g., an adenomatous polyp or villous adenoma
Public safety verb To actively pursue, harass, or threaten a person who is an unwilling recipient of the stalker’s advances

stalk

verb Public health To actively pursue, harass, or threaten a person who is an unwilling recipient of the stalker's advances

stalk

(stawk)
A narrowed connection with a structure or organ.

stalk

(stawk)
A narrowed connection with a structure or organ.
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As an alternative to the tedious traditional method for managing cotton residue, designers in the early 1960s aimed to develop a machine that would entrench stalks into soil in a continuous bundle or rope.
At night, the female starts to build one up in the stalks. She may use strips from more than 150 leaves to make the frame of her baseball-sized nest.
If you get too much rhubarb, cut extra stalks into small pieces and freeze them in plastic bags for later use.
EXPLAINING TO someone how to stalk a bedded mule deer or a feeding antelope is about like trying to tell someone how to play out a 48-inch muskie after setting the hook.
In order to pulling cotton stalks, there are generally four methods: firstly, deep tillage that was explained before and it is common in Iran.
Serem said during this dry season, the lower parts of the county had experienced stunted growth of their plants so they decided to feed animals green stalks.
"The animals are said to have fed on green maize stalks in a farm within the homestead and died a few hours later.
The results also showed decreasing shearing stress and specific shearing energy values toward the upper sections of the stalks. The maximum shearing stress and the specific shearing energy were 5.27MPa and 213.03 mJmm-2, respectively.
I am certain that I would not have harvested the animals I've mentioned here if I'd tried to finish the stalks with leather boots on my feet.
Trim the bottoms of the celery stalks so that they're the same length.
Bake stalks with cream, cheese and bread crumbs for a gratin.
A run of hot weather can result in stalks that taste bitter, or are hollow and tough.