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rock-a-bye

or rockabye

[rok-uh-bahy] /ˈrɒk əˌbaɪ/
interjection
1.
(used to settle a baby or child down to sleep.)
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  • "rock-a-bye, Baby," sang Alfred in strident tones and he swung the child high in his arms.

    Baby Mine Margaret Mayo

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