noun 2. a child's rocker with a seat mounted between supports typically designed in the form of horses, swans, etc.
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Word origin of 'shoofly'(sense 1) < phr. shoo, fly, don't bother me, in a Civil War nonsense song; (sense 3) said to be so named from attracting flies which must be shooed away