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Synonyms for flagpole

surveying instrument consisting of a straight rod painted in bands of alternate red and white each one foot wide

a tall staff or pole on which a flag is raised

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Dubai: Another landmark celebrating the country's history will soon dominate the skyline of Jumeirah beach -- a 123-metre mega flagpole -- along with the Union Museum.
The proposal has been made to Middlesbrough Council for five non-illuminated flagpoles.
Speaking on the occasion, Shaikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairperson of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), said the inauguration of the three flagpoles came in implementation of the directives of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, for establishing national and tourist destinations in each area of the Emirate of Sharjah, to share the joy of the people of the UAE in their country.
Esther Roberts, of North Wales Tourism, said: "The flags on the flagpoles would look impressive provided they are kept in good condition and the flags are replaced when required.
It will be given to the holder of this contract the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of columns and flagpoles poster with commercial exploitation, in order to allow the City of Paris to have ads clearly visible to the cultural tourists for the Parisians, in areas permitted by local regulations publicity in June 2011 voted by the community.
The public procurement for installation of flagpoles was won by CMK.
IN Monday's business page (ECHO, May 24) you reported on a man purporting to be patriotic with his free standing flagpole.
Three striking flagpoles with decorative metal banners have now been put in place, putting the finishing touches to the site.
The flagpole experts at EZPole Flagpoles (http://www.
All the other flagpoles and monuments had lights," he said.
They didn't know what to do when they arrived, so they went to the school flagpoles and prayed for their friends, schools, and leaders.
BisCamp and Owens said they went through the homeowner association rules and regulations and found nothing barring the installation of flagpoles.
A letter from his office read: "The reason that the flags are not constantly flown is that, due to the position and angle of the flagpoles and the strong winds, as soon as the flags are flown, they immediately wrap themselves around the flagpoles.
The opening animated graphic is a meandering roadway which, after describing a few bends and curves, stops and emits skinny flagpoles flying the section headings.
The concrete crowns that for 69 years have sat on top of the towers' flagpoles were due to be removed yesterday.