clock face

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Noun1.clock face - the face of a clock showing hours and minutes of the dayclock face - the face of a clock showing hours and minutes of the day
clock - a timepiece that shows the time of day
face - the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object); "he dealt the cards face down"
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It is true that the architect was at a good deal of trouble to conceal the clock face, which would have destroyed the purity of the fine lines of the façade; but, on the other hand, we have that colonnade which circles round the edifice and under which, on days of high religious ceremony, the theories of the stock-brokers and the courtiers of commerce can be developed so majestically.
Photos taken at the site show the imposing clock face has now been fully restored, as developers strive to maintain some of the factory's stunning original features as part of the renovations.
We have had electricians up the spire to correct the time on a number of occasions this year but unfortunately they have been unable to resolve the issue and the west clock face seems to have a mind of its own.
Determining a given point in time through the reading of a clock face (p.
The clock face high up on the building is still keeping the correct time but there are issues with Lady Godiva.
Thomas Whitfield, 46, of Superior Close, in Netherley, was caged for three years for his part in the incident at the McColl's newsagent, on Four Acre Lane, in Clock Face, St Helens.
The project also aims to restore the clock face surrounds to their original colours as designed in 1856 by architects Charles Barry and Augustus Welby Pugin.
Anchor the center of the table with a large clock face holding an assortment of clocks of different heights and styles, glittery candles, and elegant white tulips in clear glass vases.
Hallmarked 'Liberty & Co Ltd, Birmingham 1902', the front of the piece was embossed with a foliate motif and coupled with stylised numerals on the clock face, its appearance makes it an unmistakably fashionable 'Liberty' piece.
Have a go at our guess the clock face quiz at WalesOnline.
A few years ago after iOS 6 from Apple debuted, Swiss Federal Railways pointed fingers in Apple s direction that they stole their iconic clock face design which was created in 1944 by Swiss engineer Hans Hilfiker.