Definition of Clocks. Meaning of Clocks. Synonyms of Clocks

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Definition of Clocks

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Regulate Reg"u*late (-l[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Regulated (-l[=a]`t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. Regulating.] [L. regulatus, p. p. of regulare, fr. regula. See Regular.] 1. To adjust by rule, method, or established mode; to direct by rule or restriction; to subject to governing principles or laws. The laws which regulate the successions of the seasons. --Macaulay. The herdsmen near the frontier adjudicated their own disputes, and regulated their own police. --Bancroft. 2. To put in good order; as, to regulate the disordered state of a nation or its finances. 3. To adjust, or maintain, with respect to a desired rate, degree, or condition; as, to regulate the temperature of a room, the pressure of steam, the speed of a machine, etc. To regulate a watch or clock, to adjust its rate of running so that it will keep approximately standard time. Syn: To adjust; dispose; methodize; arrange; direct; order; rule; govern.
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Clock Clock (kl[o^]k), v. t. To ornament with figured work, as the side of a stocking.
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Clock Clock, v. t. & i. To call, as a hen. See Cluck. [R.]
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Clock Clock, n. (Zo["o]l.) A large beetle, esp. the European dung beetle (Scarab[ae]us stercorarius).

Meaning of Clocks from wikipedia

- microwaves. Clocks have different ways of displaying the time. Analog clocks indicate time with a traditional clock face, with moving hands. Digital clocks display...
- excellent psychedelic rockers such as ... 'Clocks.'" David Cheal of The Daily Telegraph said that "Clocks" features a "hypnotic piano riff, a pounding...
- shadow clocks. Egyptian shadow clocks divided daytime into 12 parts with each part further divided into more precise parts. One type of shadow clock consisted...
- have early evidence of water clocks, but the earliest dates are less certain. Some authors, however, claim that water clocks appeared in China as early...
- atomic clocks which are intercompared and kept synchronized to an accuracy of 10−9 seconds per day (approximately 1 part in 1014). These clocks collectively...
- more specialized applications, such as astronomical clocks and chronometers. Most analog clocks and watches today use the 12-hour dial, on which the...
- ISBN 0-00-637474-3. "Poirot The Clocks Film Focus". Kent Film Office. Dec 2012. The Clocks at the official Agatha Christie website The Clocks at new official Agatha...
- sent on a space trip, or by clocks on the Space Shuttle running slightly slower than reference clocks on Earth, or clocks on GPS and Galileo satellites...
- Shepherd Gate Clock at Greenwich.[citation needed] The first mechanical public clocks introduced in Italy were mechanical 24-hour clocks which counted...
- which to activate the alarm. Alarm clocks are also found on mobile phones, watches, and computers. Many alarm clocks have radio receivers that can be set...
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