cartel clock

noun

Definition of cartel clock

: a hanging wall clock of French origin usually of gilt bronze and asymmetrical in design

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History and Etymology for cartel clock

French cartel decorative scrollwork, dial case of a clock, framed hanging clock, from Italian cartella frieze or slab with space for an inscription, leaflet, ticket, diminutive of carta

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“Cartel clock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cartel%20clock. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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