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(Horology) horology a long hand that registers seconds or fractions of seconds on the perimeter of the dial
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a hand, usu. a second hand, centrally mounted with the minute and hour hands of a timepiece and reaching to the edge of the dial.
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|Noun||1.||sweep hand - a second hand that is mounted on the same center as the hour and minute hand and is read on the minutes|
second hand - hand marking seconds on a timepiece
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