from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An instrument that transmits the correct time to distant points by means of electricity.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An instrument signaling the correct time to distant points by electricity.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An instrument for transmitting records of time (as by a standard clock), by means of electricity, to distant points.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)