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stake

(Award), noun ante, bet, pot, prize, purse, spoils, wager, winnings

stake

(Interest), noun claim, equity, holding, right, share, title
Associated concepts: interpleader stake deposited in court
See also: bet, binder, bond, chance, claim, compromise, deposit, dominion, endanger, equity, gamble, guarantee, guaranty, holding, interest, jeopardize, lien, loan, ownership, parlay, pawn, pledge, right, risk, security, speculate, title
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However, most trees professionally grown by a reputable nursery, whether correctly dug and balled and burlapped or containerized, should not need to be staked.
2 : to mark the limits of by stakes <They staked out the yard.
Tournigan has staked two areas, the MSB block of 132 claims and the NSB block of 45 claims.
Once a tree is staked, two kinds of problems may develop: The tree becomes dependent on the stake, and can never stand on its own; and wire used to stake the tree - even if looped through a short piece of old hose - eventually restricts the flow of water and carbohydrate up and down the trunk, weakening and perhaps killing the tree.
The location of these latter two claim groups and Miranda's newly staked DAME claim group, which are all located on a series of distinct targets, suggest the presence of a discrete WNW-trend between the Gold Bar deposit (historic resource of 1 M oz Au) and Barrick Gold Corporation's Archimedes Mine (historic resource of 1.