grandfathers clock

grandfather's clock

a pendulum floor clock having a case as tall as or taller than a person; tall-case clock; long-case clock.
Also, grandfather clock.

1890–95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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