Definition of Timepiece. Meaning of Timepiece. Synonyms of Timepiece

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Definition of Timepiece

Timepiece
Timepiece Time"piece`, n. A clock, watch, or other instrument, to measure or show the progress of time; a chronometer.

Meaning of Timepiece from wikipedia

- A clock or a timepiece is a device used to measure and indicate time. The clock is one of the oldest human inventions, meeting the need to measure intervals...
- Look up timepiece in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Timepiece is another word for a clock. Time Piece, film by Jim Henson Timepieces: The Best of Eric...
- a measurer of time) is a specific type of mechanical timepiece. In Switzerland, only timepieces certified by the Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres...
- A stopwatch is a timepiece designed to measure the amount of time that elapses between its activation and deactivation. A large digital version of a stopwatch...
- Cox's timepiece is a clock developed in the 1760s by James Cox. It was developed in collaboration with John Joseph Merlin (with whom Cox also worked on...
- complication is any feature of a mechanical timepiece beyond the display of hours, minutes and seconds. A timepiece indicating only hours, minutes and seconds...
- Bulova is an American timepiece manufacturing company that was founded in 1875 and has been owned by ****anese multinational conglomerate Citizen Watch...
- potential to be more accurate. Oscillating timekeepers are used in all modern timepieces. The verge escapement dates from 13th-century Europe, where its invention...
- a way to determine longitude, Harrison built a succession of accurate timepieces. The electric clock, invented in 1840, was used to control the most accurate...
- of the Seiko Group, a name traditionally known for manufacturing Seiko timepieces since its founding. Seiko Epson was one of the major companies in the...