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carriage clock

noun
1.
a portable clock, usually in a rectangular case with a handle on the top, of a type originally used by travellers
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Contemporary definitions for carriage clock
noun

a small portable clock in a rectangular case with a top handle, first used by travelers but now ornamental

Examples

Abraham Louis Breguet is said to have been the inventor of the carriage clock.

Word Origin

1884

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