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rocking chair

noun
1.
a chair mounted on rockers or springs so as to permit a person to rock back and forth while sitting.
Also called rocker.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for rocking-chair

rocking chair

noun
1.
a chair set on curving supports so that the sitter may rock backwards and forwards
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