a rhythmic pattern created by a succession of metrical feet each of which consists of one accented syllable between two unaccented ones.
noun 1. a shear having a curved blade that cuts with a rocking motion.
noun 1. any fairly large rock so situated on its base that slight forces can cause it to move or sway. rocking stone noun 1. a boulder so delicately poised that it can be rocked Also called logan, logan-stone
noun 1. (on a steam engine) a valve mechanism oscillating through an arc to open and close.
noun 1. a port in NW Illinois, on the Mississippi: government arsenal.