unrodded

rodded

[rod-id]
adjective
made of or fitted with rods.

Origin:
1555–65; rod + -ed3

unrodded, adjective
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Word Origin & History

rod
O.E. rodd "a rod, pole," related to O.N. rudda "club," of unknown origin. Figurative sense of "offshoot" (mid-15c.) led to Biblical meaning "scion, tribe." As an instrument of punishment, attested from mid-12c.; also used figuratively for "correction, punishment" from notion of beating someone with a
stick. As a unit of measure (5.5 yards or 16.5 feet, also called perch or pole) first attested mid-15c. As a measure of area, "a square perch," from late 15c. Meaning "light-sensitive cell in a retina" is from 1866, so-called for its shape. Slang meaning "penis" is recorded from 1902; that of "gun, revolver" is from 1903.
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Medical Dictionary

rod (rŏd)
n.

  1. A straight slender cylindrical formation.

  2. A rod cell.

  3. An elongated bacterium; a bacillus.

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rod   (rŏd)  Pronunciation Key 
One of the rod-shaped cells in the retina of the eye of many vertebrate animals. Rods are more sensitive to light than cones and are responsible for the ability to see in dim light. However, rods are insensitive to red wavelengths of light and do not contribute greatly to the perception of color. Compare cone.
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