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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The long hand on a clock or watch that indicates minutes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The hand of a clock or watch face that revolves once each hour and indicates the minutes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the long hand of a watch or clock, which makes the circuit of the dial in an hour, and marks the minutes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The hand that indicates the minutes on a clock or watch.

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

  • n. points to the minutes


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