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ashplant

/ˈæʃˌplɑːnt/
noun
1.
a walking stick made from an ash sapling
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  • He knew that she would most likely have a book under her arm, and an ashplant in her hand.

    Patsy S. R. Crockett
  • He walked on, waiting to be spoken to, trailing his ashplant by his side.

    Ulysses James Joyce
  • Stephen stands at the pianola on which sprawl his hat and ashplant.

    Ulysses James Joyce
  • Stephen throws his ashplant on the table and seizes Zoe round the waist.

    Ulysses James Joyce
  • He took the hilt of his ashplant, lunging with it softly, dallying still.

    Ulysses James Joyce
  • He climbed over the sedge and eely oarweeds and sat on a stool of rock, resting his ashplant in a grike.

    Ulysses James Joyce

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