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- n. Plural form of clock.
- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of clock.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. European weed naturalized in the southwestern U. S. and Mexico (Erodium cicutarium), having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender pinlike fruits that stick straight up; it is often grown for forage.
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- n. European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage
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For you know -- or will learn -- that there are clocks _and clocks_.
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