doxology

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a hymn or verse in Christian liturgy glorifying God

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I rode in a small oar-powered boat, and we alternated between flat placid river expanses and wild big-wave rapids: names like House Rock, Unkar, Nevills, Sockdolager, Dubendorff, Upset, and, finally, the big one--Lava Falls.
What is a sockdolager (a word used twice on page 38)?
Marble Gorge, named by Major Powell for the beauty of the canyon's walls, has some of the best rapids: House Rock, Roaring Twenties, Hance, Sockdolager.
subtitled "A Sockdolager on Social Class vis-a-vis Women, in Catechetics, Poem, Story, and Cha Cha Cha, and featuring the Lettermen, me and my mom and dad, John Wayne as Elvis, and Spare.