Definition of the clock
- They were winning by 2 points with 10 seconds (left) on the clock.
- They stopped the (game) clock with eight seconds remaining.
- I punched the clock at 8:45 and started working right away.
- a car with 100,000 miles on the clock
: a device other than a watch for indicating or measuring time commonly by means of hands moving on a dial
: a registering device usually with a dial
: time clock
: to time with a stopwatch or by an electric timing device
: to be timed at
: to register on a mechanical recording device
: an ornamental figure on the ankle or side of a stocking or sock
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