Definition of flagstaff
: a staff on which a flag is hoisted
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On Saturday, his family, friends and former staffers are gathering around as an 80-foot liberty flagstaff in the museum courtyard is dedicated in his honor.
The monument at the base of the flagstaff was designed by Thomas Hastings, whose firm designed the New York Public Library at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street.
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Definition of Flagstaff
city on the Coconino Plateau in north central Arizona population 65,870
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