Definition of Clocks. Meaning of Clocks. Synonyms of Clocks
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Definition of Clocks
clockRegulate 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
The laws which regulate the successions of the
The herdsmen near the frontier adjudicated their own
disputes, and regulated their own police.
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;
Clock Clock (kl[o^]k), v. t.
To ornament with figured work, as the side of a stocking.
ClockClock Clock, v. t. & i.
To call, as a hen. See Cluck. [R.]
Meaning of Clocks from wikipedia
- microwaves. Clocks
ways of displaying
the time. Analog clocks indicate
time with a traditional clock
face, with moving
hands. Digital clocks
- excellent psychedelic rockers
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- shadow clocks
. Egyptian shadow clocks divided daytime
into 12 parts
with each part further divided
into more precise
parts. One type of shadow clock
- have early evidence
of water clocks
, but the earliest dates
are less certain. Some authors, however, claim
that water clocks appeared
- atomic clocks which
and kept synchronized
to an accuracy
of 10−9 seconds
per day (approximately 1 part in 1014). These clocks
- more specialized
applications, such as astronomical clocks
and chronometers. Most analog clocks
and watches today
use the 12-hour dial, on which
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Film Focus". Kent Film Office. Dec 2012. The Clocks
at the official Agatha Christie website
at new official
- 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
at Greenwich. The first mechanical public clocks introduced
24-hour clocks which
the alarm. Alarm clocks
are also found
phones, watches, and computers. Many alarm clocks
have radio receivers
that can be set...
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