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Roman strike

noun, Horology
a striking mechanism of c1700, giving the equivalent in tones of Roman numerals, a bell of one pitch striking once for each number I, a bell of another pitch striking once for V, twice for X. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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