electric clock

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Noun1.Electric clock - a clock using a small electric motorelectric clock - a clock using a small electric motor
clock - a timepiece that shows the time of day
electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
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Built into a silicon chip, such a tiny "resonator" may someday serve as a simple electromechanical clock for electronic circuits or even as the basis for a miniaturized scanning tunneling microscope.
Also on display are external and internal parts of electromechanical clocks. Senior curator Andrew Nahum said the time adjustments twice a year "represent an intriguing part of national life".

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