noun pen·dule \ˈpenˌjül\

Definition of pendule



  1. :  a timepiece having a pendulum; specifically :  an ornate French chamber clock of the late 18th century sometimes with escutcheons, shields, masts, and historical or mythical figures

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Origin and Etymology of pendule

French, from Latin pendulus hanging, pendent

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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