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timepiece

noun time·piece \ˈtīm-ˌpēs\

: a clock or watch

Full Definition of TIMEPIECE

:  a device (as a clock or watch) to measure or show progress of time; especially :  one that does not chime
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Examples of TIMEPIECE

  1. <the only timepiece she used at the cabin was a garden sundial>

First Known Use of TIMEPIECE

1765
TIMEPIECE Defined for Kids

timepiece

noun time·piece \ˈtīm-ˌpēs\

Definition of TIMEPIECE for Kids

:  a device (as a clock or watch) to measure the passing of time

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