- a linear or square rod.
- a measure of volume for stone, about 24 cubic feet (0.7 cubic meters).
Origin of perch1
OTHER WORDS FROM perchperch·a·ble, adjectiveun·perched, adjective
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How to use perch in a sentence
When he walked away from one of the most powerful perches in sportswriting, Bob was 33 years old.
They were so absorbed that they did not notice the girls, who dropped down quietly from their perches in the trees.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
Why, he can take these little bears and have 'em turning somersaults, dancing, and climbing to their perches in no time.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
A small and rather forlorn-looking clock perches over the doorway, and keeps time, when going, moderately well.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus