Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun 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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  • noun Plural form of clock.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of clock.

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  • noun 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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Examples

  • For you know -- or will learn -- that there are clocks _and clocks_.

    Christopher and the Clockmakers

  • Not forgetting to reset the clocks is a challenge everyone has to master, but the switch to or from daylight saving poses extra challenges for tech-laden travellers.

    Monday, March 29, 2010 | Lifehacker Australia

  • Not forgetting to reset the clocks is a challenge everyone has to master, but the switch to or from daylight saving poses extra challenges for tech-laden travellers.

    Last Week’s Best Posts | Lifehacker Australia

  • Not forgetting to reset the clocks is a challenge everyone has to master, but the switch to or from daylight saving poses extra challenges for tech-laden travellers.

    Daylight Saving Traps For Travellers | Lifehacker Australia

  • Learning conversational Spanish and re-setting their "internal clocks" is more difficult.

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  • Learning conversational Spanish and re-setting their "internal clocks" is more difficult.

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  • Learning conversational Spanish and re-setting their "internal clocks" is more difficult.

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  • In any case, all this brouhaha about bioligical clocks is too steeped in class and race for my liking.

    Tick Tock that Biological Clock - Feministing

  • Learning conversational Spanish and re-setting their "internal clocks" is more difficult.

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  • Learning conversational Spanish and re-setting their "internal clocks" is more difficult.

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  • "Confusion that never stops

    The closing walls and the ticking clocks

    Gonna come back and take you home

    I could not stop, that you now know

    Singing come out upon my seas

    Cursed missed opportunities

    Am I part of the cure

    Or am I part of the disease"

    January 8, 2007