telephone pole


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Noun1.telephone pole - tall pole supporting telephone wirestelephone pole - tall pole supporting telephone wires
post - an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position; "he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them"
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With an immense and horrifying rustle the balloon brushed against a telephone pole, and for a tense instant he anticipated either an electric explosion or a bursting of the oiled silk, or both.
Mr Elliott said BT Openreach had told him phones lines would be worKing again on Wednesday, but was then told the telephone pole would not be replaced next Thursday - more than a weeK after the incident.
The airplane descended, and its left wing impacted a telephone pole at an estimated height of 30 feet agl.
Police said the car was southbound on Route 12 near Sunset Avenue when it veered off the road and hit a telephone pole, snapping the pole at its base.
The existing telephone pole was broken last Sunday afternoon after a car crashed into it on the A494 at Druid Hill.
Police said that Kidd's 2010 Cadillac Escalade struck a telephone pole and went into the woods near the intersection of Cobb Road and Little Cobb Road in Water Mill, not far from his Hamptons house.
Pensioner Annie Thomas, pictured with son Gareth, stopped BT from putting a telephone pole outside her Tonypandy house by staging a sit-down protest on a patio chair
I said to myself, that sure looks like an image of Jesus hanging from the telephone pole.
The driver lost control a short time later and crashed into a telephone pole on Franklin Boulevard, causing a power outage in the area, police said.
It's unrealistic for me to say that, because most companies would be taking out the telephone pole because it's distracting.
Daniel Brohm, 23, was decapitated when Hutcherson smashed into a telephone pole support wire as they drove home after a night out.