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see staff treestaff tree,
common name for some temperate members of the Celastraceae, a family of trees and shrubs (many of them climbing forms), widely distributed except in polar regions.
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wahoo

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an elm, Ulmus alata, of SE North America having twigs with winged corky edges

wahoo

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an E North American shrub or small tree, Euonymus atropurpureus, with scarlet capsules and seeds

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a large fast-moving food and game fish, Acanthocybium solandri, of tropical seas: family Scombridae (mackerels and tunnies)
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National criticism and scrutiny about the Indians' allegiance to Chief Wahoo grew in 2016, when the Indians made the World Series and Manfred expressed his desire to have the team eradicate the symbol.
Of the family Scombridae, Wahoo is perhaps one of the most distinctive members of this group, exhibiting a number of unique characters (Collette and Nauen 1983).
Specialized recreational fisheries exist for wahoo off eastern Australia, and, although total catch is poorly understood, recent evidence indicates that it may be equal to or exceed the total commercial catch in some regions (Zischke et al.
Wahoo swimmers were recognized at the annual Worcester Country All-Star Banquet in late November held at Leicester Country Club.
According to Anadarko Senior Vice President, Worldwide Exploration Bob Daniels, 'The Wahoo North well is confirming all of its objectives, and the early results from the cores and wireline logs in the appraisal section of the well indicate high-quality resources and reservoir rock.
Each Wahoo sachet contained 25% of the RDA of vitamins B, B3, B5, B6 and C and would, at 1.
Diners later enjoyed a meal of Wahoo with a lemon Hollandaise sauce and baby vegetables.
The brace was completed when Wahoo Sam led throughout the 10 furlongs of the City Of Ripon Stakes.
Given that particular race was run in a new course record, it would suggest Wahoo Sam did all the donkey work for very little reward with his fourth place.