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Use "roods" in a sentence
"Superficial measures have been estimated, and so may continue to be, in squares of the measures of length, except in the case of lands, which have been estimated by squares, called roods and acres."
"Curtained with hangings of bronze garlanded beads with a sculpture of brass roods suspended above the bubbling square basin at its center, exuding a mood of Zen-inspired tranquility the 'Pool Room' is the Four Seasons principal dining space."
"With lengths allowed in cubits, furlongs, roods and other measures"