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saguaro:

see cactuscactus,
any plant of the family Cactaceae, a large group of succulents found almost entirely in the New World. A cactus plant is conspicuous for its fleshy green stem, which performs the functions of leaves (commonly insignificant or absent), and for the spines (not always
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The climate variables were expressed as 5-yr running means to maintain consistency with saguaro regeneration, also expressed as a 5-yr running mean.
A ringtail cat has climbed to the top of a saguaro.
Lyndon Millwork has made more displays since the design was approved, all of them from PANOLAM P894 Saguaro trimmed in wood.
This tiny bird that makes its home in the huge saguaro cactus is an elf owl.
Coyote employs an Acme Trick-or-Treat Cactus Costume to disguise himself as a saguaro.
Saguaro Series 2 is the second phase in Capstone's Saguaro investment funds, in which Single Family Revenue Homes are purchased and rented out in the Greater Phoenix Area.
Saguaro National Park hosted the fifth BioBlitz in the series, with the support of National Geographic, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and Friends of Saguaro.
Oldcastle Precast Modular Group (OPMG), a leader in the manufacturing of precast concrete products, which operates more than 70 manufacturing plants nationwide, was awarded the contract to manufacture and provide 1,032 precast concrete prison cells for Corrections Corporation of America's (CCA) newest six-building facility, Saguaro Correctional Facility, at CCA's Eloy, Ariz.
Kennedy Funding, a direct private lender, announced it has closed a $50 million loan to Phinny's Saguaro Ranch Development Corp.
Tucson is a year round resort close to Saguaro National Monument and around 70 miles from legendary Tombstone.
In-form Stan Finnamore landed division one of the seller on Kevin Morgan's Saguaro, while the Conrad Allen-trained Phoebe Buffay survived a stewards' inquiry into possible interference at the start after making all under champion apprentice Lee Newman in the second division.
The way-too-short life of a human biologist doesn't allow much perspective on the saguaro cactus.