sandglass(redirected from Sandglass (disambiguation))
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a less common word for hourglass
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|Noun||1.||sandglass - timepiece in which the passage of time is indicated by the flow of sand from one transparent container to another through a narrow passage|
egg timer - a sandglass that runs for three minutes; used to time the boiling of eggs
hourglass - a sandglass that runs for sixty minutes