What is rod?

  • (noun): A square rod of land.
    Synonyms: perch, pole
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on rod:

National Hot Rod Reunion
... The National Hot Rod Reunion is a gathering of nostalgia drag racers, street rodders and automotive enthusiasts based on the California Hot Rod Reunion ... The first four years of the National Hot Rod Reunion were held in Bowling Green, Kentucky ... The fifth National Hot Rod Reunion is set for Columbus, Ohio on June 15–17, 2007 ...
Rod Of Seven Parts
... for the Dungeons Dragons role-playing game the Rod of Seven Parts, formerly known as the Rod of Law, is a powerful artifact ...
Rod, Jane And Freddy - Present Day
... In June 2008 Rod, Jane and Freddy appeared on the show '50 Ways To Leave Your TV Lover' on Sky and talked about newspaper claims that they were involved in a love triangle ... They revealed that Rod and Jane had in fact been married and divorced, Jane partnering up with Freddy some time after he had joined the trio, a relationship that continues ...
Fender Hot Rod Deluxe - Stock and Other Versions
... The stock version of the Hot Rod Deluxe features an MDF cabinet upholstered in black tolex with silver "sparkle" speaker grille cloth ... Fender has also updated the Hot Rod Deluxe periodically ... In 2010 the updated version, (dubbed the Hot Rod Deluxe III) is equipped with a Celestion G12P-80 speaker ...

More definitions of "rod":

  • (noun): A long thin implement made of metal or wood.
  • (noun): A gangster's pistol.
    Synonyms: gat
  • (noun): A linear measure of 16.5 feet.
    Synonyms: perch, pole
  • (noun): Any rod-shaped bacterium.

Famous quotes containing the word rod:

    The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
    Bible: Hebrew Proverbs 29:15.

    From pleasure of the bed,
    Dull as a worm,
    His rod and its butting head
    Limp as a worm ...
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    The tracks of moose, more or less recent, to speak literally, covered every square rod on the sides of the mountain; and these animals are probably more numerous there now than ever before, being driven into this wilderness, from all sides, by the settlements.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)