Clock sentence example

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  • An old clock is an antique.

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  • The clock kept on ticking.

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  • King Roger's clock is commemorated in all three.

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  • He heard the clock ticking.

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  • The porcelain clock on the wall proclaimed the time as ten minutes until twelve, but it didn't seem that late.

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  • We don't get much chance to turn the old clock back.

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  • She glanced at the clock on the wall behind him.

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  • It was eleven by the clock, but it seemed peculiarly dark out of doors.

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  • Her alarm clock woke her at dawn, reminding her it was time for her morning run.

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  • He glanced at the clock.

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  • She woke later and looked at the clock.

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  • Dusty tossed his phone on the nightstand and set the alarm clock.

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  • I kept thinking I could hear an alarm clock.

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  • She caught her breath and looked at the clock.

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  • Its clock tower, surmounted by a statue of Mars, dates from the previous century.

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  • Thus if d,/ is the increase of 4, due to a displacement from P to P', and k is the component of velocity normal to PP', the flow across PP' is d4 = k.PP'; and taking PP' parallel to Ox, d,, = vdx; and similarly d/ ' = -udy with PP' parallel to Oy; and generally d4,/ds is the velocity across ds, in a direction turned through a right angle forward, against the clock.

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  • Its clock marks the passing of the days for us all.

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  • Lifting her head, she glanced at the clock.

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  • Martha glanced at the wall clock.

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  • His sister's warning came an hour after he last remembered looking at the clock.

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  • He rubbed his eyes and sat up, peering at the clock.

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  • The woman rummaged through the colorful attire in a frenzy until she retrieved and turned off a large old fashioned alarm clock.

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  • Dean never even heard Gladys Turnbull's muffled alarm clock.

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  • Still half asleep, he glanced at the clock and was shocked to see he'd failed to set his alarm.

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  • It was midnight when Elisabeth checked the clock.

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  • He felt like a packaged pound of dog meat after slightly less than three hours sandwiched in his warm and comfortable bed between Ethel Rosewater's last frenzied spasm of pleasure and the screaming alarm clock.

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  • It was ten past six, according to his bedside clock.

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  • Jessi put everything away then glanced at the clock.

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  • In the principal square stands the town hall, built in1448-1457in the VenetianGothic style, and skilfully restored after a fire in 1876; opposite is a clock tower resembling that of the Piazza di San Marco at Venice.

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  • Clock and watch-making seems to have been an important trade here in the 18th century.

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  • Longfellow (who married Nathan Appleton's daughter) wrote his poem "The Old Clock on the Stairs."

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  • The fingers of the clock had been pushed back; once more things were as they had been at the time of the First Crusade; once more the West must arm itself for the holy war and the recovery of Jerusalem - but now it must face a united Mahommedan world, where in 1096 it had found political and religious dissension, and it must attempt its vastly heavier task without the morning freshness of a new religious impulse, and with something of the weariness of a hundred years of struggle upon its shoulders.

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  • The post office is a handsome sandstone building in Renaissance style; it is colonnaded on two sides with polished granite columns and surmounted by a clock tower, containing a peal of bells.

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  • The town-hall, a large florid building of Classic order, stands on an eminence, and its clock tower forms a landmark; it contains the spacious Centennial Hall (commemorating the first Australian colonization here in 1787), and has one of the finest organs in the world.

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  • A younger contemporary speaks of his having made a wonderful clock or sun-dial at Magdeburg; and we know from his letters that Gerbert was accustomed to exchange his globes for MSS.

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  • The principal external features are the huge Victoria Tower at the south, and the clock tower, with its well-known chimes and the hour-bell " Big Ben," on the north.

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  • He explained, corrected or commented till the clock struck nine; then, with the little finger of the right hand brushing from his coat and waistcoat the shower of superfluous snuff which had fallen on them, he pocketed his snuff-box, and resuming his hat, he as silently as when he came in made his exit by the door which I rushed to open for him."

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  • It is first mentioned in 1322, was bought with the adjacent hostelry in 1405 by the city and rearranged as a town hall, and has since, from time to time, been enlarged by the purchase of adjoining patrician houses, forming a complex of buildings of various styles and dates surmounted by a clock tower.

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  • A turret to the right of the portal carries a clock called the Jaquemart, on which the hours are struck by two figures.

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  • The Gothic Wallace Tower in High Street stands on the site of an old building of the same name taken down in 1835, from which were transferred the clock and bells of the Dungeon steeple.

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  • Among the public buildings constructed since 1911 are the town hall with a clock tower 170 ft.

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  • He made an excellent clock, which because of a slight improvement introduced by James Ferguson in 1757 was long known as Ferguson's clock.

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  • Of the original building only the clock tower (sent from Holland in 1727) remains.

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  • The most conspicuous feature is the clock tower and belfry, zoo ft.

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  • Self-educated and early thrown upon his own resources, he began in 1814 to earn his living by working in a clock factory in Plymouth, Conn., and for many years after 1815 he peddled books and merchandise, chiefly in the southern states.

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  • The observer measures by a clock or chronometer the time elapsing between the receipt of the flash, which passes practically instantaneously, and the receipt of the report.

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  • On the same band a tuning-fork electrically maintained and a seconds clock actuating another style wrote parallel records.

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  • The time between the breaks could be measured in seconds by the clock signals, and in fractions of a second by the tuning-fork record.

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  • The motion of the fork is maintained by the clock acting through an escapement, and the dial registers both the number Koenig's of vibrations of the fork and the seconds, minutes and Tuning-fork hours.

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  • By comparison with a clock of known rate Glock.

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  • There was one opening in its disk, and through this was viewed the pendulum of a clock beating seconds.

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  • Suppose that in N beats of the clock the flashes have moved exactly one place back.

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  • Then the wheel makes 8 N + 1 revolutions in N clock beats, and the fork makes 32 N + 4 vibrations in the same time.

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  • If the clock is going exactly right, this gives a frequency for the fork of 32 + 4/N.

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  • Such a flame may jump down, for instance, to each tick of a neighbouring clock.

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  • Below this pendulum let there be placed another coil through which passes the current to be measured; then when currents pass through these coils the pendulum of the second clock will be either accelerated or retarded relatively to the other clock, since the action of gravity is supplemented by that of an electric attraction or repulsion between the coils.

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  • Hence the second clock will gain or lose on the other.

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  • The two clock motions may be geared to a single counting mechanism which records the difference in the rates of going of the two clocks.

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  • In Intermittent Registering Meters some form of ampere-meter or watt-meter registers the current or power passing into the house; and a clock motion electrically driven is made to take readings of the ampere-meter or watt-meter at definite intervals - say, every five minutes - and to add up these readings upon a set of registered dials.

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  • An old Moorish minaret has been turned into a clock tower.

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  • The French were in possession of the place in 1797 and again in 1805; and in 1809 Marshal Macdonald having, in accordance with the terms of the peace of Vienna, entered the citadel which he had vainly besieged, blew it all up with the exception of the belltower and the citizens' or clock tower.

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  • As to the use of the word " compensation " in horology, see Clock; Watch.

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  • Among the principal buildings are the Federal building, erected at a cost of $2,000,000; the city and county hall, costing $1,500,000, with a clock tower 245 ft.

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  • The time recorded by the mean sun is termed mean-solar or clock time; it is regular as distinct from the non-uniform solar or sun-dial time.

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  • The use of the pendulum clock in its present form appears to date from the construction of such a clock by Huygens in 16J7.

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  • Practically clocks are regulated by reference to the diurnal rotation of the earth relatively to the stars, which affords a measurement on the repetition principle agreeing with other methods, but more accurate than that given by any existing clock.

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  • At one time he would stand poring on the town clock without being able to tell the hour.

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  • We may suddenly remember dimly afterwards that we have done so, and we quite fail to recall the difference between the watch time and the clock time.

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  • The hands on the clock were then put back to the time of the reign of John Baliol.

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  • The Jews, Chaldeans and Babylonians began the day at the rising of the sun; the Athenians at the fall; the Umbri in Italy began at midday; the Egyptians and Romans at midnight; and in England, the United States and most of the countries of Europe the Roman civil day still prevails, the day usually commencing as soon as the clock begins to strike 12 P.M.

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  • The peculiar form of the tube is eminently suited for rigid preservation of the relative parallelism of the axes of the two telescopes, so that,;i the image of a certain selected star is retained on the intersection of two wires of the micrometer, by means of the driving clock, aided by small corrections given by the observer in right ascension and declination (required on account of irregularity in the clock movement, error in astronomical adjustment of the polar axis, or changes in the star's apparent place produced by refraction), the image of a star will continue on the same spot of the photographic film during the whole time of exposure.

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  • The eye end presents an refractor appearance too complicated to be figured here; it has a micrometer and its illumination for the position circle, a micrometer head, and a bright or dark field, clamps in right ascension and declination and quick and slow motion in the same, a finder, microscopes for reading the hour and declination circles, an illuminated dial showing sidereal time and driven by an electric current from the sidereal clock, and counter weights which can be removed when a spectroscope or other heavy appliance is added.

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  • The driving clock moves the telescope in right ascension by means of a worm-gear wheel, 10 ft.

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  • In the same way, to infer a machine from hearing the regular tick of a clock, to infer a player from finding a pack of cards arranged in suits, to infer a human origin of stone implements, and all such inferences from patent effects to latent causes, though they appear to Jevons to be typical inductions, are really deductions which, besides the minor premise stating the particular effects, require a major premise discovered by a previous induction and stating the general kind of effects of a general kind of cause.

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  • The buildings of this market are Dutch in style and have a quaint clock tower.

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  • Among other buildings worthy of mention (apart from those having naval or military connexion) the principal is the town-hall (1890), a fine classic building standing alone in a square, and surmounted by a handsome clock tower.

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  • Within the town the arcades (or Lauben) on either side of the main street, and the numerous elaborately ornamented fountains attract the eye, as well as the two remaining towers that formerly stood on the old walls but are now in the centre of the town; the Zeitglockenthurm (famous for its singular 16th- century clock, with its mechanical contrivances, set in motion when the hour strikes) and the Kdfichthurm.

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  • The Clock Gate (1771) is noticeable, and portions of the old walls are to be seen.

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  • The old clock, presented to the abbey by Adam de Sodbury (1322-1335), and noteworthy as an early example of a clock striking the hours automatically with a count-wheel, was once in Wells cathedral, but is now preserved in the Victoria and Albert Museum.

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  • He started business as a clock, lock and tool maker at Doncaster, and attained a considerable local reputation for scientific knowledge and skilled workmanship. He also practised surgery in an experimental fashion, and was frequently consulted as an oculist.

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  • Penaud also substituted india-rubber under torsion for the whalebone and clock springs of the smaller models, and the steam of the larger ones.

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  • Opposite the municipal buildings are the post and telegraph offices, a fine edifice (built 1881-1885) with a clock tower 164 ft.

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  • At the north is the clock tower, 320 ft.

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  • The sitting of parliament is signified by a flag on Victoria Tower in daytime and by a light at the summit of the clock tower at night.

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  • At about ten o' clock Robert Keyes brought Fawkes from Percy a watch, that he might know how the anxious hours were passing, and very shortly afterwards he was arrested, and the gunpowder discovered, by Thomas Knyvett, a Westminster magistrate.

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  • The carved wooden doors of both the north and the south portals are masterpieces respectively of Gothic and Renaissance workmanship. The church possesses an elaborate astronomical clock (1866) and tapestries of the 15th and 17th centuries; but its chief artistic treasures are stained glass windows of the 13th, 14th and 16th centuries, the most beautiful of them from the hand of the Renaissance artist, Engrand Le Prince, a native of Beauvais.

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  • If now a tap is opened in any house connected with the main, the change of flow in the main will be represented by a vertical change of position of the horizontal line, and when the tap is turned off the pencil will resume its original vertical position, but the paper will have moved like the hands of a clock over the interval during which the tap was left open.

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  • This tendency is common in adults as well as in children; the strokes of a clock may, for instance, be grouped into fours, and thus eleven is represented as two fours and three.

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  • Their successor was well aware of the fact, and was resolved to put back the clock, so far as it was in his power.

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  • The clock is wound up at the great crises of history, but proceeds to run down, and does so even more rapidly in Protestantism than in Catholicism.

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  • The cathedral has some fine stained glass, a sculptured pulpit and the famous astronomical clock in the south transept; this contains some fragments of the clock built by the mathematician, Conrad Dasypodius, in 1574.

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  • An adjunct of prime importance, which is necessary to their use, is an accurate clock, beating seconds.

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  • How the stars really move in space, and how the sun travels among them, can be ascertained only with the aid of materials collected by the spectrograph, which has now fortunately been brought to comply with the arduous conditions of exactitude requisite for collaboration with the transit instrument and its allies, the clock and chronograph.

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  • He at first applied the new principle to pulsemeasurement, and more than fifty years later turned it to account in the construction of an astronomical clock.

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  • The grandfather clock would look beautiful in the foyer, and the rocker should be in the living room, near the piano.

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  • At least he had the decency to remind her she was off the clock and therefore not a whore - or was she?

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  • After good times and hard times and a number of renovations, it is once again a major New England travel hub, second only to Logan Airport where I'd just left my wife Even the iconic clock on the front of the building with its twelve foot face, styled after Big Ben, has been restored and running again.

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  • Kris glanced at the clock, aware it was time for him to meet with the demon leader.

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  • But now, all she wants to do is— have sex with me, like we're still kids and she can turn the clock back to hot nights and summer camp.

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  • The clock ticked thirty long seconds away and then the silence was ripped by a ferocious growl.

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  • What sheer bliss not to have to clock watch any more!

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  • Congratulations ensued where excellent preparation meant he was about an hour up on the clock.

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  • All rooms are thoughtfully equipped with color television, tea & coffee making facilities, and radio alarm clock.

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  • I thought, " if you've set the alarm clock you want to get up.

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  • Sorry I've just bought a new alarm clock.

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  • Moes Bar 12 phrase talking alarm clock with backlight, snooze and demo feature.

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  • Through into a spacious double bedroom with quality furniture which includes alarm clock and hairdryer.

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  • Children who are very heavy sleepers may need an alarm clock that uses a vibrating pad and a flashing light to wake them.

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  • He keeps the capital healthy around the clock as well as finding time to help amputees.

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  • Clock signals in Transporter are handled not as ones and zeroes, but as precision analog signals.

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  • Each satellite carries an incredibly accurate atomic clock and broadcasts a regular time signal as well as precise information on its location.

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  • The historical town's Clock Tower is the only medieval town belfry in England.

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  • It is as if Grandma is on acid, staring bleary-eyed at her mantle piece clock full of knick-knacks.

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  • We were playing catch-up for most of the day, never really getting ahead of the clock.

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  • Roberta woke to hear the little traveling clock chime two.

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  • Now they're on a hospital roof confronting a rapidly ticking medical clock.

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  • This system synchronizes a high quality clock at the receiving terminal with a similar clock on the sending terminal.

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  • Let's turn the clock back 100 years to 1906.

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  • The daily rhythm of life is maintained by a circadian clock in organisms ranging from bacteria to humans.

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  • The vault breathed in blue in time with the atomic clock.

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  • Scared that her biological clock is going tick tick tick boom.

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  • The time is entered based on a 24-hour clock.

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  • Some countries use a 24-hour clock; others use a 12-hour clock.

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  • The type of alarm clock your deaf child chooses will depend on how heavy a sleeper they are.

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  • Near a grandfather clock to the south, French windows lead to a cool balcony overlooking the formal gardens.

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  • Instructions are given on how to construct a pendulum clock, and readers ' questions are answered.

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  • At 10.45 a.m. the workhouse clock stopped, a local clockmaker Mr. Andrew climbed the tower to repair it.

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  • A horological conservator will advise on the care of clock cases.

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  • The clock, of 1902, marks the coronation of King Edward VII.

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  • The clock above gives the countdown to the new season.

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  • Paris then rattled the crossbar with a minute left on the clock.

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  • To answer one query that appeared, I do recall often visiting the crypt of the Clock Tower for the usual reason.

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  • In igneous rocks, the potassium-argon " clock " is set the moment the rock first crystallizes from magma.

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  • If I hurry I should finish the clock in time to see the cuckoo come out for the first time.

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  • The tall brick and cast-iron tower, with its iron cupola and clock is a prominent landmark within the town center.

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  • He is yet to clock up 100 Swans appearances despite making his first-team debut way back in August 1996.

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  • New talking clock Due to huge demand, RNIB has developed a new cube shaped talking clock.

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  • Clock speed might be reduced to keep power dissipation low.

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  • The backplate is balanced with lead weights and has a dowel in the center, as for the oak clock.

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  • The movement has a dead beat escapement with a duration of 8 days, made about 1900 - 1910 as a factory clock originally.

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  • The clock has a " dead-beat escapement " which would make it unusually accurate for a long-case clock.

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  • Second hands did not become common until the anchor escapement further improved clock accuracy.

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  • The cupola with the four clock faces is an early 18 th century structure.

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  • I set my alarm clock to a trumpet fanfare, I will wake up at the right time tomorrow!

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  • This time she was leaning back chewing at a jaggedly cut fingernail, continuously checking the clock against her watch.

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  • The second flip-flop can change state at a time other than the active clock edge.

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  • The resulting ionospheric footprint, and the associated potential patterns, are critically dependent upon dipole tilt and IMF clock angle.

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  • Whether its an alarm clock or a 13 amp fuse, Spare & Repairs is the place to go.

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  • Even as I reach for the receiver Iâm checking the clock in a somewhat futile effort to fathom the time and place and day.

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  • Clock stands 10.5cm high and includes... prizes galore.

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  • The Town Clock can be seen on the old guildhall with timber-framed 16th Century God Begot House opposite.

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  • Despite the minor hiccup of John, our cox, sleeping through his alarm clock we all made it to Lincoln on time.

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  • Other standard equipment included immersion heater, shaver socket, radio alarm clock, hairdryer and vacuum cleaner.

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  • Each project has a clock which records the time from project inception through to approval, giving you valuable management information.

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  • A new Monte Carlo Markov chain method has the capacity to perform Bayesian phylogenetic inference in a relaxed clock framework.

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  • In time I became a deadline junkie, getting my kicks from playing chicken with the clock.

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  • The westbound bus stop service is now located within the new lay-by, on the northwest side of the Floral Clock Gardens.

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  • Using the board clock an application can tell the current moment to the nearest microsecond.

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  • You also agree the annual mileage you expect your car to clock up.

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  • I check the clock and my shift is nearly finished so I hurry into the back room, and stare into the cracked mirror.

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  • From there on in, and to this very day, RSPB volunteers guard osprey nests around the clock during the nesting season.

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  • But other factors mean that they give more oomph in relation to their clock speed.

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  • How atomic clocks work The part of an atomic clock which is responsible for keeping time is actually a quartz crystal oscillator.

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  • But then the finish and no mistake, a huge clock giving the time looms overhead and the commentator is making encouraging noises.

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  • Birds perceive day length using photoreceptors in the brain integrated with their circadian clock.

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  • Since Neurospora has a blue-light photoreceptor the clock in Neurospora " sees " white or blue light but does not perceive red light.

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  • The gates are open round the clock and you stand a good chance of seeing tame possums after dark.

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  • The second part of this arc starts at the 12 o ' clock quadrant point and ends at roughly 10 o ' clock.

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  • Cabin Clock Incorporating a high quality quartz alarm movement with clean, smooth lines & a classic face.

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  • Spacious and comfortable, the rooms are well equipped with color television, refreshment tray, clock radio and hairdryers.

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  • My sister has a Y reg with 15,000 miles on the clock.

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  • Near the clock is a Victorian oak hall sideboard.

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  • The analysis can even be extended to remotely identify the physical machine being used, through extracting clock skew.

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  • With less than a month on the Premiership clock, the initial £ 2.5m Charlton paid Ipswich Town was already looking a snip.

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  • Every morning when the alarm clock goes off at 7 o'clock, I hit snooze.

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  • The instrumentation comprises an electronic speedometer, rev counter and clock.

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  • The digital speedometer seems to float in space, the adjacent clock floats in another plane.

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  • Above these at the base of the broach spire are clock faces, the clock a gift of 1885.

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  • Photographic interpreters worked around the clock using stereoscopes to create a 3D image to be studied closely.

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  • With twelve minutes on the clock City drew level with a superbly taken goal from lone striker Danny Crow.

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  • An atomic clock synchronized to GPS is required in order to compute ranges from these three signals.

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  • The circuit, however, is now completely synchronous with the master clock feeding directly into the flip-flop.

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  • To maintain synchrony with the 24h day, the mammalian circadian clock is reset by light.

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  • Their parents had a tabletop " grandfather's clock "; in other words a clock with a pendulum.

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  • Hitchin, still not content with their impressive tally, found time for number seven with just two minutes left on the clock.

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  • However thanks to latest technology, the atomic clock can now be brought into your homes.

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  • The neurones firing in response to the clock ticking have effectively become " bored " and the sound slips below conscious awareness.

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  • It does not use the time clock on your computer.

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  • Unfortunately, there is now a problem with the real time clock.

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  • When traveling to a different time zone, the circadian clock needs time to adjust.

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  • The clock tower in the background belongs to the old tollbooth.

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  • Now it's time to add the toppings to your pizza clock.

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  • There are 334 steps to climb the clock tower; children under 14 are not allowed.

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  • Nuclear translocation - In every known clock, a key step is the translocation of a protein from the cytoplasm into the nucleus.

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  • Did I mention the weathercock on Queen Camel church, which goes to drink for the river when it hears the clock strike twelve?

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  • He noticed that the clock on the mantelpiece said nine, meaning twenty-one.

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  • With the clock running down, Darren Dods replaced Mark Reilly with Ian Maxwell moving upfield in an effort to grab a goal.

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  • Scott's initials appear in the weather vane at the very top of the Clock.

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  • When reinstalled, the clock was fitted with an automatic winder.

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  • The mutual distances of the intersecting wires he determined by counting, with the aid of a pendulum clock, the number of seconds required by an equatorial star to pass from web to web, while the telescope was adjusted so that the star ran parallel to the wires at right angles to those under investigation.

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  • In the Konigsberg transit instrument used by Struve and Cohn, the clockwork was attached to the eye-end of the instrument - a condition which is obviously undesirable both from the necessarily unsymmetrical position of the clockwork with respect to the optical axis, and from the impossibility of securing the uniform going of the clock in different positions of the instrument.

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  • In more recent instruments at the observatories of the Cape of Good Hope and Paris the motion is transmitted from a separately mounted cone and clock by a light rod passing through a perforation in the pivot of the transit instrument and thence through bevel-wheels in the cube of the axis to a second rod leading to the eyepiece.

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  • One prong of the fork carries a microscope objective, wart of a vibration microscope, of which the eyepiece is fixed at the back of the clock and the Lissajous figure FIG.

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  • Such a test is made by determining with an accurate ammeter or watt-meter the current or power supplied to a circuit for a period measured by a good clock and comparing with this the actual reading of the meter 2 See Journ.

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  • By the movement of the wire or the movement of the plate, especially if the latter projects from the top of a second and similar piece of apparatus, an electrical contact can be established by means of which an electromagnet may ring a bell, stop a clock, or set free machinery connected with a cylinder or other surface upon which an earthquake machine may record the movement of the ground.

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  • The Connecticut clock maker and clock peddler was the 18th-century embodiment of Yankee ingenuity; the most famous of the next generation of clock makers were Eli Terry (1772-1852), who made a great success of his wooden clocks; Chauncey Jerome, who first used brass wheels in 1837 and founded in 1844 the works of the New Haven Clock Co.; Gideon Roberts; and Terry's pupil and successor, Seth Thomas (1786-1859), who built the factory at Thomaston carried on by his son Seth Thomas (1816-1888).

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  • Monarchies with any real, significant power are just waiting out the clock.

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  • At that moment the great clock struck two and another with a shrill tone joined in from the drawing room.

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  • The concentrated activity which had begun at the Emperor's headquarters in the morning and had started the whole movement that followed was like the first movement of the main wheel of a large tower clock.

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  • Only not quite my taste--he is so narrow, like the dining-room clock....

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  • Whenever I look at my watch and its hands point to ten, I hear the bells of the neighboring church; but because the bells begin to ring when the hands of the clock reach ten, I have no right to assume that the movement of the bells is caused by the position of the hands of the watch.

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  • But this time I 'd been racing against the clock.

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  • A real-time clock tells you how many months you have spent on the game.

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  • Indeed, Friday could prove a red-letter day for all the wrong reasons, leaving you wishing you could turn the clock back.

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  • This criticism of Einstein 's Theory of Relativity by the inventor of the atomic clock is censored in all mainstream scientific publications.

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  • The 7274 is fed from the Digital Input (S/PDIF format) via an LC resonator filter to extract the clock signal.

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  • With the Sands of Time, he caused chaos in Arabia, giving him the ability to rewind the clock at any moment.

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  • The clock was put up in the late Seventies by the Clifton 's, who ran a tailor 's shop in Midland Road.

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  • Once in every two seconds a similar mark was made by a current sent by means of the standard sidereal clock of the Observatory.

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  • Dawn simulators consist of an alarm clock with a light on top.

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  • Then, with just seconds left on the clock, Colin Stein snatched a dramatic equalizer for Rangers.

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  • In practice, during snowdrop season, this means working round the clock.

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  • The Earth location data which is appended to the Level 1b data is based on the spacecraft clock time.

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  • Can I use it in a stand-alone mode relying only on its own real time clock?

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  • On 1 September 1998, it made a standstill agreement with the defendant, which stopped the clock ticking on the limitation period.

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  • The clock had an eight-day lever movement striking the hour and the half hour and a subsidiary alarm dial and mechanism.

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  • For me bluegrass and all varients in between is either deadly mechanical like a wind up clock or it as sweet as a nut.

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  • Their parents had a tabletop " grandfather 's clock "; in other words a clock with a pendulum.

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  • Radio alarm clock the base putting illinois ' first lady tiki bar in years.

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  • The clock tower in the background belongs to the old Tollbooth.

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  • Northill is an attractive village with thatched cottages, duckpond and 14th century church with Tompion clock.

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  • Now it 's time to add the toppings to your pizza clock.

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  • What time is it when there is a pie on the town hall clock in Wigan?

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  • I love the way the terrible digital clock has been replaced by a turbo boost gage.

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  • We can not turn back the clock to the days when extension pathology was generously resourced.

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  • Finally it is hoped to include a visit to a local church turret clock.

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  • Next week London around the clock, RAF unable to cope.

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  • Working against the clock, we unearth family secrets, disembodied characters, a childhood tragedy.

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  • Scott 's initials appear in the weather vane at the very top of the Clock.

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  • Like the Wells Cathedral clock, it originally used a foliot balance with a verge escapement.

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  • It is terribly wasteful to have a television on serving as a clock.

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  • I appreciated the clock built into the speedometer and the water temperature gage usually fitted only on high priced cars.

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  • Your cubs must be bottle fed around the clock for two weeks, then weaned on a diet of high quality meat.

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  • A whirring of engines, click, clock, clitter clock, smote upon his ears.

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  • As the time on the clock came to an end, battles between opposing teammates began clinching.

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  • Sheresignedlyturned off her alarm clock and started getting ready for the bsuy day ahead.

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  • The small clock on the mantel slowly ticked the time away.

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  • A personalized clock that matches the colors of the nursery is another nice idea.

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  • The clock should have hands and numbers that are large enough for the baby to learn how to tell time as he or she grows into a curious preschooler.

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  • You are nursing on demand and around the clock.

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  • Each woman's body is different, and while some women may not begin their menstrual cycle until their babies are closer to being weaned, other women may begin experiencing periods even though they are nursing around the clock.

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  • As more and more women put off having children until their thirties and even forties, the decision about how many children a couple should have is sometimes made based on the time factor and mom's biological ticking clock.

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  • In Hickory, Dickory Dock, what did the mouse do before the clock struck one?

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  • Personalized Butterfly Clock-A personalized clock will look great in baby's room.

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  • Amazingly, often is the case that baby will naturally fall into a pattern of hunger that for many parents falls around the same times over a twenty-four hour clock.

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  • Parents who just want to monitor their baby while she sleeps may choose a monitor that consists of a main clock and a small sound sensor.

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  • A vibrating rod is attached to the main clock.

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  • Additional features include a calculator, clock, ecoRoute, custom points of interest, currency converter, JPEG picture viewer, 2D and 3D map perspectives, and more.

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  • As the hands of the clock click over to a new day the day of week and month display automatically changes as well.

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  • The Retro Calendar Wall Clock from TWEMCO is a great option if you want to buy electronic wall calendar clocks.

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  • This is a very easy to read clock, but it is also quite pricey.

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  • Jenda is a unique electronic wall calendar clock that actually allows you to leave personalized audio messages for yourself on given days of the week.

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  • If you are purchasing for someone who is struggling to remember the day, then chances are the oversized hanging electronic calendars with clock functioning will suit you perfectly.

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  • A traditional alarm clock has a single setting.

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  • Instead of a standard buzzer, it is also possible to set the virtual alarm clock to play music from your iTunes playlist.

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  • There are also extra features like the math alarm - which requires a math problem to be solved before dismissing an alarm - and the nap alarm clock that works like a timer rather than like a conventional alarm.

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  • Choosing a clock radio with multiple settings can provide added flexibility and utility, going well beyond what a more basic clock radio can provide.

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  • If you are looking for an alarm clock for someone who sleeps very soundly, you'll be glad to discover that are a number of models from which to choose.

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  • With some help, you'll surely find the perfect alarm clock that will wake up even the deepest of sleepers.

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  • The Nanda Clocky is a unique alarm clock in that it has a pair of ruggedized wheels on its sides.

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  • Using a similar strategy as the Clocky, the flying alarm clock contains a helicopter at the top.

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  • The flying alarm clock is available for around $15 from ThinkGeek.com.

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  • While you won't have to get out of bed to fetch something like the previous two examples, the Gun Shooting Alarm Clock is another great way to help you wake up each morning.

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  • When the alarm is activated, a target pops up from the top of the alarm clock.

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  • The clock itself is only 1.5 pounds, so the exercise is not particularly strenuous.

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  • When shopping for an alarm clock, keep some of these factors in mind.

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  • Instead of having a simple clock in the center, the display can be customized with up to four windows, allowing athletes and trainers to view four separate sets of data all at the same time.

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  • Take the day off from work, set the alarm clock early, grab a cup of hot coffee and settle in, because on this day, the shopping is fast, serious and fun.

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  • If you want the item badly and the auction is competitive, then you will need to be online as the clock winds down to fight off any last minute bidders.

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  • Tock has an alarm clock for a body and places a high priority on time.

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  • These devices make it easy to access your money and take care of your banking needs around the clock.

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  • The clock starts ticking on your points at the conclusion of the billing cycle during which you first earned the points.

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  • The $495 annual fee provides the cardholder with special services around the clock.

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  • PowerPay offers constant support around the clock, 24/7.

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  • The official Sears payment website is available around the clock.

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  • Inflatable Bed with Side Table - One of the most inconvenient things about sleeping on an inflatable bed is that there's no place to put your alarm clock, glasses, book, and other necessities.

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  • Music - If you like to sleep or wake to music, add a state of the art Bose system or a clock radio.

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  • Perhaps you need a state of the art Bose system or maybe a clock radio will do.

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  • When you visit Monticello, one of the first things that will be pointed out to you is the one-hand clock that hangs on the outside wall of the East entrance portico.

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  • This wasn't the only clock Jefferson had.

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  • When you enter the house, you'll find a clock that Jefferson designed.

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  • Some headboards also come with built in shelving where you can stack books, iPods and the dreaded alarm clock.

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  • The colorful society of writers at LoveToKnow Makeup is constantly on the clock working to keep the site updated and current.

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  • The site editor works around the clock ensuring the information found at LoveToKnow Makeup is accurate and up to date.

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  • This bottle features a quartz clock that actually works.

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  • It's the perfect alternative to a basic desk clock!

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  • My lips pitch a fit in the form of crackly dryness if I don't keep them kissably soft round the clock.

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  • It acts as an instant pick-me-up on those days when you're racing against the clock, and looks beautiful on the eyelids and cheeks.

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  • Bratz Diamonz Glam - Beat the clock to get the diamonds by matching jewels and earning points.

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  • There is no clock to beat here; just use a little creativity to have fun.

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  • Now you can feel the clock ticking down and the pressure to find the right letter or lose your turn through online versions of Wheel of Fortune.

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  • If you find yourself starting to look at the clock after minute two, go ahead and set a timer so you won't be distracted by thinking about the time.

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  • Do not work around the clock by thinking about work constantly; mediate, go for walks, and hang out with family and friends.

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  • You can even set a clock so that you'll know exactly when the time is up.

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  • Unfortunately, your temptation will be to watch the clock.

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  • Meditation timers allow you to forget about time and the clock.

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  • Rather than watching a clock, you focus totally within.

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  • This hip society of writers at LoveToKnow Teens is constantly on the clock working to keep the site updated and current.

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  • The site editors work around the clock ensuring the information found at LoveToKnow is accurate and up-to-date.

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  • You may have a clock in your room to give you a better guess.

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  • This may be due to changes with the internal clock everyone has.

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  • Symptoms of the disorder, which may include sleep disruption, fatigue, and gastrointestinal problems, are triggered by the body's internal clock being out of sync with the external environment.

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  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the body's internal clock is located in the brain at the base of the hypothalamus.

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  • The body's internal clock also regulates body temperature, hunger, thirst, blood pressure, and glucose production.

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  • When this information contradicts the established rhythm of the body's internal clock, the hypothalamus attempts to adjust by triggering activities and functions that the body is not yet ready for, resulting in the symptoms of jet lag.

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  • Spend time in the sun to help your body's internal clock adjust to the local time more quickly.

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  • Give yourself thirty minutes, but avoid increasing your anxiety by staring at the clock.

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  • BioBrite is a clock that also functions as a white noise maker to drown out background noise.

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  • The rhythms are like an internal clock that regulates the sleep-wake cycle.

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  • If your bedroom is full of blinking lights or an alarm clock with numbers that glow brightly, know that these devices can interfere with sleep.

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  • December 31st - New Year's Eve - At the lake a clock has been built for the countdown, which will take place between 11pm and 1am complete with a fireworks display.

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  • Or, you can play by the Arcade Rules, which means you work until your clock runs down, but you gain time the crazier and faster you drive and drop off your customers.

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  • Time didn't freeze for Seaman because the VMU kept the clock running and the tank would get dirty, Seaman would get hungry, etc. He could die right on the VMU.

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  • Race against the clock in this fun challenge called Cone Crazy 2.

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  • Unlike many driving games that involve racing other vehicles or a time clock, Crash Test Dummy's goal is to send a crash test dummy sailing when you crash into a wall.

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  • Go down twice then left to the gray wall with the clock and panel.

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  • Instead of focusing on making sure you don't run out of moves or getting you to fight against the clock, per se, the goal in Jewel Quest -- which can be found on a number of websites, like Shockwave, MSN Zone, and Yahoo!

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  • Have a small desk clock engraved with the year and title.

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  • For teens heading off to college, choose a clever and useful gift, like shower shoes or an alarm clock.

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  • A gift for the important men might be an engraved pen and pencil set or a travel clock.

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  • While you may think that rooster shaped ceramic clock with mechanical wings is just adorable, your newlywed friends may not agree.

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  • Jones request the pleasure of your company at the marriage of their daughter Meredith Anne Jones to Jonathon Francis Wade on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at five o'clock in the afternoon at Calvary Baptist Church, Rockport, Indiana.

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  • Wade, cordially invite you to witness the marriage of their respective children, Meredith Anne Jones and Jonathon Francis Wade, on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at five o'clock in the afternoon at Calvary Baptist Church, Rockport, Indiana.

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  • Join us as we celebrate our love with a wedding on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at five o'clock in the afternoon at Calvary Baptist Church, Rockport, Indiana.

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  • Please honor us, Meredith Anne Jones and Jonathon Francis Wade, with your presence as we join together in holy matrimony on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at five o'clock in the afternoon.

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  • The final three weeks I only remember having one meal and the rest of the time I drank around the clock when ever I came to.

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  • The final three weeks I literally drank around the clock, crying all the time and I had no idea why.

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  • Qualified medical personnel are available around the clock and patients are closely monitored.

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  • The first season of The Flavor of Love ended with our favorite clock wearing rapper Flav choosing down to earth girl Hoopz to be his lady, over drama queen New York.

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  • With face lifts, eye and nose procedures, some celebrities have been able to slow the aging clock.

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  • Hmmm, do we hear someone's male biological clock ticking?

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  • For a variety of reasons, more parents are now turning back the clock and looking for a designer or sewing professional to make a special occasion dress for their daughters.

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