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  • n. A clock that displays the time using hands.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a clock that displays the time of day by the position of hands on a dial


This is a retronym coined when digital clocks became common. (Wiktionary)


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