Shortt clock

noun
\ ˈshȯ(ə)rt- \

Definition of Shortt clock

: an accurate clock having an improved free pendulum

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History and Etymology for Shortt clock

after William H. Shortt, 20th century English inventor

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“Shortt clock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shortt%20clock. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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