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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the case, or outside covering, of a watch; also, a case for holding a watch, or in which it is kept.

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

  • n. the metal case in which the works of a watch are housed


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