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stalk

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

stalk

(stawk) an elongated anatomical structure resembling the stem of a plant.
allantoic stalk  the slender tube interposed between the urogenital sinus and allantoic sac; it is the precursor of the urachus.
body stalk , connecting stalk a bridge of mesoderm connecting the caudal end of the young embryo with the trophoblastic tissues; the precursor of part of the umbilical cord.
pineal stalk  habenula (2).
yolk stalk  a narrow duct connecting the yolk sac (umbilical vesicle) with the midgut of the early embryo.

stalk

(stôk)
n.
A slender or elongated support or structure, as one that connects or supports an organ.

stalk

[stôk]
an elongated, more or less slender anatomical structure resembling the stem of a plant. See also peduncle, pedunculus.
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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20) As Judith Plotz has pointed out in an unpublished conference paper, although "Waring" is cited "at random" by Beetle in "Slaves of the Lamp, I," where it is accompanied by excerpts from "Soliloquy of the Spanish Cloister" and "Caliban upon Setebos," the poem acquires a more distinct meaning in "Slaves of the Lamp, II," when Beetle and M'Turk exalt the absent Stalky as an "invulnerable" Guru whose regal manner as an Anglo-Indian officer has made him god-like.
To be convinced by such an argument is to believe there is something real, something tangible within Stalky & Co.
Sommer doesn't trick it out in gory splendor; instead, the wound is shown as an island of mysterious, blossoming construction, with stalky shafts and pillowy forms resting in a wet, inky bed.
This is a shy wine, quite full bodied with a dry and stalky finish.
the original of the school in Stalky & Co), where we learn with surprise that the boys in 1882 were "intensely amused" at the attempt on Queen Victoria's life: "I'm afraid we are scarcely loyal and patriotic enough" says Kipling, evidently being one who laughed, the two-facedness registered here foreshadowing that ambivalent loyalty which marks his references to the Widow of Windsor.
The taste is similar with a dash of pepper and some stalky notes.
I've got my very own stalky sociopath now," I yell back.
Cut away stalky centre' cut each segment into three or four long, thin rectangular slices, then lift them out and place on foil on a grill tray
The next few years are told as fiction in Kipling's Stalky and Co.
The taste is soft and smooth with a slightly stalky finish.