hunting watch

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Noun1.hunting watch - a watch with a hinged metal lid to protect the crystal
watch, ticker - a small portable timepiece
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Anticipating that they might have a couple of bulls in tow, I dutifully set up behind a low boulder, and in so doing broke the stem off my favorite hunting watch. For the rest of my hunt, the time, as far as I was concerned, remained 3:41 p.m.
His body, recovered from the pond by a farmer with a pitchfork, was "much mangled" according to newspaper reports at the time, and a gold hunting watch had been taken from his wrist.