half-hunter


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half-hunter

n
(Horology) a watch with a hinged lid in which a small circular opening or crystal allows the approximate time to be read. See hunter5
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On Friday last the Town Hall was crowded to witness the pleasing sight of the presentation of an 18-carat gold half-hunter watch and gold albert to Pte David Thomas RAMC to mark their appreciation of his bravery in winning the Military Medal.
The pensioner appealed for the return of the 18-carat gold half-hunter watch and the badge, which belonged to his father.
With his own Half-Hunter time-piece on the blink, he is everagitated over catching his chosen iron horse.