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.
noun 1. any of several alpine plants belonging to the genus Androsace, of the primrose family, having tufted leaves often in basal rosettes, and umbels of pink, red, purple, or white flowers.