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shock
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 15
1. Bushy; shaggy; as, a shock hair.
Part of Speech: noun
2. A quivering or shaking which is the effect of a blow, collision, or violent impulse; a blow, impact, or collision; a concussion; a sudden violent impulse or onset.
5. The sudden convulsion or contraction of the muscles, with the feeling of a concussion, caused by the discharge, through the animal system, of electricity from a charged body.
6. A thick mass of bushy hair; as, a head covered with a shock of sandy hair.
7. A lot consisting of sixty pieces; - a term applied in some Baltic ports to loose goods.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To be occupied with making shocks.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To collect, or make up, into a shock or shocks; to stook; as, to shock rye.
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