toco

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toco

(ˈtəʊkəʊ)
n
slang punishment
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A Tocophobia comes from tocos meaning childbirth and phobos meaning fear.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 13, 2014-Hawesko board to consider Tocos takeover offer
13 November 2014 - German wine trader Hawesko Holding AG (FRA:HAW) has advised its shareholders to undertake no action with regard to the takeover offer submitted by Tocos Beteiligung GmbH until the board has extensively reviewed the proposal and decided on a course of action.
Tocos is proposing to acquire Hawesko by way of a voluntary takeover offer.
Tocos already holds over 2.5m Hawesko shares, representing about 30% of the company's share capital.
Apos o corte, os tocos de algumas especies brotam e as brotacoes nao eliminadas competirao com as arvores remanescentes.
SOTO (1998) destacou que os metodos mais comuns de controle da rebrota de tocos de teca e o manual com a remocao da casca dos tocos para retirada das gemas e o uso de herbicidas.
Segundo SOTO (1998), para o controle de brotacoes em tocos de Gmelina arborea e T.
O objetivo deste trabalho foi avaliar a eficacia no controle da brotacao de tocos de teca, imediatamente apos o desbaste e das rebrotas de tocos de arvores desbastadas no ano anterior, com a aplicacao isolada ou combinada de diferentes concentracoes de picloram e triclopyr, associada ou nao a confeccao de danos fisicos aos tocos.
O primeiro ensaio foi conduzido em maio de 2005 no povoamento com quatro anos de idade e foram utilizados tocos de 100 arvores desbastadas por tratamento, divididos em quatro repeticoes, em blocos casualizados.
Curator Matt Lewis said: "Tocos are the largest species of toucans in the world and the zoo is part of a major international breeding programme for this highly-endangered bird.
The female Toco toucan, who joined the zoo midsummer, has now completed quarantine and has gone on display to the public.