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deadhead

1. n. a stupid person. Wow, are you a deadhead!
2. tv. & in. [for someone] to return an empty truck, train, airplane, etc., to where it came from. I deadheaded back to Los Angeles.
3. n. a follower of the rock group the Grateful Dead. My son is a deadhead and travels all over listening to these guys.
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But with roses, it is better to remove the deadheads from the area lest they encourage insects or diseases.
Due to the perception that one must use technical musical language to discuss music, much of this fine work has centered on sociological, philosophical, economic, religious, historical, and communicative aspects of the Grateful Dead and their fervent fan base, the Deadheads.
The Deadhead subculture included drug use and was generally condemned by the "dominant culture" as deviant.
8220;Highberry Music Festival started as a private two-day party at a house, and is now developing into a true festival destination,” said Jon Walker, Founder of Deadhead Productions.
In the '90s, the Dead's spirit gave birth to a new wave of "jam bands"--whose fans emulate the Deadheads in their obsessive dedication and camp following--best exemplified by Phish.
We deadhead to prevent the seeds from growing into crowds of unwanted seedlings - weeds.
Deadhead them regularly to keep new flowers coming.
Water hanging baskets and containers daily to stop them drying out and deadhead your bedding plants regularly.
Deadhead roses to encourage repeat flowering unless the roses are being grown for the colour and profusion of their hips.
So how does a guy go from being a Deadhead in high school to the world's leading authority on the smartest head this country ever produced?
With colder nights and damp in the air, it is important to deadhead and remove any rotting leaves from all plants around the garden.
Q Should I deadhead my hydrangea now the flowers are fading?
Not long ago, a 21-year-old from California, whom we'll call Joe Deadhead, attended a concert in Buffalo.
By midsummer, the dahlias we didn't deadhead had nearly stopped blooming, as had the dianthus, but the groomed plants kept producing a bounty of flowers.
Run times for trip building and deadhead creation may be either explicitly set or calculated automatically using StrataGen's proprietary GIS technology, StreetNet(TM) Travel Oracle.