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hour hand

noun
1.
the hand that indicates the hours on a clock or watch.
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70
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British Dictionary definitions for hour-hand

hour hand

noun
1.
the pointer on a timepiece that indicates the hour Compare minute hand, second hand
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