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Noun
The main stem of a herbaceous plant
“As seeds ripened during the course of the experiment, the inflorescences were harvested by clipping the main stalk of each flowering culm just below the lowermost panicle branch.”
Noun
A young shoot of a plant
Noun
The leaves, stems, and shoots of a plant
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A conducting wire or thread with a high melting point, forming part of an electric bulb or thermionic valve and heated or made incandescent by an electric current
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Shaft around which wheels rotate
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Meat from that part of an animal
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The action of physically pursuing or chasing someone or something
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A flattened structure of a higher plant, typically green and blade-like, that is attached to a stem directly or via a stalk. Leaves are the main organs of photosynthesis and transpiration
Verb
Pursue or approach stealthily
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“They envision hunters coming here to stalk elk, loggers to fell selected trees.”
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Stride somewhere in a proud, stiff, or angry manner
“One of them gives this part angry, part horrified squeak, and then they stalk off as well as they can in the knee-deep snow.”
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To go in search of, especially on the trail of
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(of a person or animal) To move about restlessly and stealthily, especially in search of prey
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To walk in an exaggerated or showy manner
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Take by surprise
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To spread or pervade throughout
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To be in motion by moving one's feet in a slow and alternative manner
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