rocker bent

rocker bent

[′räk·ər ‚bent]
(civil engineering)
A bent used on a bridge span; hinged at one or both ends to provide for the span's expansion and contraction.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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After a few tentative pats the 27-year-old rocker bent a little closer to ruffle its fur - then suddenly leapt back in horror at the dog went for him.
After a few tentative pats, the 27-year-old rocker bent closer to ruffle its fur - then suddenly leapt back in horror as the dog went for him.