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sandglass

(ˈsændˌɡlɑːs)
n
a less common word for hourglass
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sandglass - timepiece in which the passage of time is indicated by the flow of sand from one transparent container to another through a narrow passagesandglass - 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
horologe, timepiece, timekeeper - a measuring instrument or device for keeping time
Translations

sandglass

[ˈsændglɑːs] Nreloj m de arena
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Events continue across the town today and through the weekend until Sandglasses, the 6pm concert at Bates Mill on Sunday.
Sunday10am, Creative Arts Building, family morning; 1pm,Town Hall, musikFabrik; 4pm, St Paul's Hall, New London Chamber Choir and The Rascher Quartet; 6pm, Bates Mill, Sandglasses.