upper jewel

noun

Definition of upper jewel

: a jewel bearing set into the bridge, cock, or upper plate of a watch

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“Upper jewel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/upper%20jewel. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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