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rods

noun
plural of rod

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1 a heavy rigid stick used as a weapon or for punishment
  • arrested for using a rod on his dogs in violation of the state's animal cruelty laws

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2 a straight piece (as of wood or metal) that is longer than it is wide
  • a curtain rod

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“Rods.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rods. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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