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turf

noun Hospital practice A popular term for a 'power base' in a hospital, which may hinge on number of Pts and procedures under the control of a particular physician or department. See Turf war Medical practice A popular term for a personal range or type of practice verb Graduate education To place a Pt in another service's–eg, from a medical to a surgical–ward.
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If you have a curved edge, don't try and bend the turfs round to fit, but instead lay them straight and then trim off the excess later with a half-moon edging iron or kitchen knife, so that the lawn edge follows the shape of your bed.
If you are moving the turfs across a turfed area in a wheelbarrow, make sure you don't overload the wheelbarrow.
If you don't get the base correct, if you don't get the drainage correct, we can put gold leaf turf on your field and it is never going to play right.
If you don't have the right foundation, your turf will not be level.
Players Turf International also designed and installed the chipping and putting areas for Nike and several other PGA Show exhibitors, and their booth is located in Main Hall A next to Nike and the PGA Merchandising Show's ETC testing area.
As a result of the company's exceptional attention to detail, Players Turf receives an approach shot "just like real grass" and provides a true putting roll (speed and direction of break can be adjusted by rolling to simulate varying conditions).
The search was on for a relatively large "grazer" -- some highly palatable marine animal that thrives on an algal turf.
The cages hold screens of algal turf, upon which the young crabs graze.
That's who's creating this momentum in terms of sales and installation of synthetic turf.
If you have enough events to keep the stadium going and make it worthwhile--whether it is high-school games, college games, whatever--you need a turf that won't wear out.
The Academy field was FieldTurf, a product that is part of a new wave in synthetic turf.
FieldTurf, made in Montreal, and AstroPlay, made in Leander, TX by Southwest Recreational Industries, are the leaders in the new synthetic turf market.