watchman's clock

noun

Definition of watchman's clock

: a telltale clock for watchmen especially : one in which a single clock contains the apparatus for recording the times of visiting several stations

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“Watchman's clock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/watchman%27s%20clock. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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