Definition of staves
a long stick used as a support when walking or climbing or as a weapon.
She stuck her staff under her arm then reached towards the tangle with her now-free hand.
a mixture of plaster of Paris, cement, or a similar material, used for temporary building work.
Staff may easily be bent, sawed, bored, or nailed.
a set of five parallel lines and the spaces between them, on which notes are written to indicate their pitch.
all the people employed by a particular organization.
a staff of 600