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duck and drake

noun
1.
ducks and drakes (def 1).
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85

duck on a rock

noun
1.
a children's game in which one player stands guard over a stone on a rock while the other players attempt to knock it off by throwing another stone in turn: if the thrower is tagged by the guard while trying to recover the stone, the two players then change positions.
Also called duck on the rock, duck on drake.
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