noun, plural flag·staves, flag·staffs.
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George and the Flagstaff crew are there, as are at least five other parties, and my second emotion, after deep relief, is of overcrowding.A father-son backpacking trip in the Grand Canyon is an introduction to adventure|John Briley|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
Chad Trujillo is an astronomer at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff.Signs of a hidden Planet Nine in our solar system may be an illusion|Lisa Grossman|March 31, 2021|Science News For Students
Until my home of Flagstaff, Arizona, gets more snow, I’m taking notes on these online classes to prep myself for an avy course come spring.
I could see a thunderhead boiling up above Flagstaff, Arizona, 350 miles to the west.Sky Wars: Richard Branson’s Rival in the Great Space Race|Tom Sykes|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2010, in what it says was the first such effort by a U.S. utility, APS placed panels on 125 homes in Flagstaff—for no charge.
The Flagstaff fire, though a trifling 300 acres, threatened Boulder and activated a top-level fire team.Colorado Blazes Remind Us That National Policy on Fire Needs a Fix|Stephen J. Pyne|June 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
At the Flagstaff Tower the 74th and the remainder of the 38th suddenly told their officers that they would obey them no longer.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
She was officially placed in commission with Old Glory flying proudly at her flagstaff on the 5th day of May, 1919.
There seemed to be a blockhouse on shore, and a kind of earthwork, near which was a flagstaff, but no flag was exhibited.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
We could see, ascending the great flagstaff at the end of its halyard, the broad folds of the flag.The Way of a Man|Emerson Hough
The Federal flag had been struck some time before, and the flagstaff now stood gaunt and undecorated.The Relief of Mafeking|Filson Young