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Synonyms for wattle

a fleshy wrinkled and often brightly colored fold of skin hanging from the neck or throat of certain birds (chickens and turkeys) or lizards

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framework consisting of stakes interwoven with branches to form a fence

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build of or with wattle

interlace to form wattle

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Finally, right-turn lanes will be installed at the York Street intersection, making access to both York Street and the Wattle Hill service station far safer.
The purpose of the experiment reported here was designed to measure the asymmetry of wattle characteristics and related growth and reproductive traits in lines of chickens selected for high and low antibodies to SRBC and in sublines where selection was relaxed.
When a stag is feeling amorous, his wattle and snood become bright red.
Kate, 32, is expected to wear gems that have links to the two countries, including the cherished Aussie wattle brooch the monarch wore in 2011.
In its major fire updates, the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) said the bushfire is burning at Wattle Flat, 37 km north of Bathurst.
A WATTLE walkway dating back to the Bronze Age has been uncovered by recent storms in the peat deposits at Borth, Ceredigion.
Gearbox has revealed the name of the second pack in the Headhunter Pack downloadable contents (DLC) - 'The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler.
Thanks to author Hitchcock, the Golden Wattle was named Australia's national floral emblem on September 1, 1988; Hitchcock is now known throughout Australia as The Wattle Lady for her leading role in establishing National Wattle Day.
Chapters present a history of Australia's Wattle Day, ideas for celebrating the holiday in schools and among community groups, and even Wattle-themed songs and poetry.
The Wattle Tree is a wonderful book for children who have lost a significant person in their lives.
Each 25-foot wattle costs me about $17, and they are available at construction and irrigation supply stores.
Release date- 19102012 - Ramelius Resources Limited (ASX: RMS) advises that gold mining at the Company's Wattle Dam gold mine in Western Australia has been completed ahead of schedule with last stope ore extracted this week.
COUNTRYSIDE: "History of the Red Wattle hog" was published in the March/April 2007 issue.
The company has started work on the new three million ton reserves at Black Wattle Colliery, which will affect Black Wattle's earnings potential in 2011.
The event was held on the 100th anniversary of Wattle Day (1 September).