n.— «Many of the patrol’s vehicles surrounded by steel cages to protect agents from rocks hurled at them—a practice known as “rocking” among the ranks. One agent died after being hit by a stone. “(Smugglers will) ‘rock’ our agents, and while they’re being distracted, that’s when they move,” Scioli said. “They move drugs, they move human traffic.”» —“Patrol Sees Escalating Border War” KPHO-TV (Phoenix, Arizona) Dec. 16, 2008. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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