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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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Much of the book is likely too technical for average rock fans and Deadheads without backgrounds in music theory, although the latter, especially, will find many passages that intuitively resonate.
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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.
Burn affected material, prune out infected areas of plants at a point well below the damage, and deadhead any flowers with signs of grey mould.
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.
It is the simplest way to smarten up the summer garden but deadhead now and it will also pay dividends for the rest of the year
n Deadhead roses to encourage them unless the roses are being grown for the colour and profusion of their hips.
Once the roses have flowered it is important to deadhead them, as the plant will put all its energy into producing seed heads or hips and not more flowers.
A daily patrol to get rid of deadhead will reap rewards.
OUT on the road today, I saw a Deadhead sticker on a Cadillac.