balanced rock


Definition of balanced rock

: an angular, subangular, or rounded rock of considerable size that rests more or less precariously on its base and is the result of weathering and erosion in situ — compare perched boulder

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First Known Use of balanced rock

1890, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of balanced rock was in 1890

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“Balanced rock.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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