tall timbers


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tall timbers

n. some remote well-forested place; the boondocks. Oh, Chuck lives out in the tall timbers somewhere. He only has a post office box number.
See also: tall, timber
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It's head for tall timber, and the Greeks take the hindermost," adjudged the cheerful sailor, while Ole was stuttering over what would happen when we came to the end of the river.
The winners are: Quality Hotel Getaway Best Mid-Range Accommodation, Saffire Freycinet Best Deluxe Accommodation, Frogmore Creek Best Restaurant, Regional, Country Club Tasmania Best Gaming Venue, Regional, Tall Timbers Best Sporting Entertainment Venue (joint winner)
THE LEGACY OF A RED HILLS HUNTING PLANTATION: TALL TIMBERS RESEARCH STATION & LAND CONSERVANCY.
Senior Lindsey Burke was the only Bromfield player able to stake some claim amongst the tall timbers as she recorded 11 rebounds.
Her home for the week was Lapwing, a redwood lodge, with three double bunks and en-suite, in the Tall Timbers development at Boreatton.
Her home for the week was Lapwing, a redwood lodge, with three double bunks and en suite, in the Tall Timbers development at Boreatton.
Her home for the week was Lapwing - a redwood lodge with three double bunks and en-suite in the Tall Timbers development at Boreatton.
5 2nd dam Catawba granddam of Tall Timbers, winner of Newmarket Handicap, Newcastle-Gr3 15 Joesakic placed twice at 6 in Sweden
They are quite confident in their scrum and they've got a couple of tall timbers in the second row, which can cause us problems with regard to line-outs.
Progress report on life history studies of the red-cockaded woodpecker at Tall Timbers Research Station.
just enough fair flair to perhaps cause some hair-raising confusion among Helsinki's tall timbers in Wednesday's Champions League game at the Oval.
Tonight, though, the final destination for many of the birds lies just ahead: the 669-foot-high broadcasting tower of station WCTV, on the Tall Timbers Plantation in the longleaf pine woods outside Tallahassee.
Monty cut a swathe through Sahalee's tall timbers without the slightest hint of a heckle to move into a share of second at three-under-par with 36 holes remaining in the US PGA Championship.
Douglas firs were ignored by the timber trade until eastern white pines had been logged of much of the virgin growth and a new source for tall timbers was required.
Others, including the wood duck, peregrine falcon, and the red-cockaded woodpecker, have thrived because of successful habitat management by private groups such as Ducks Unlimited, The Nature Conservancy, and the Tall Timbers Foundation.