Dictionary.com

water clock in a sentence

Example sentences for water clock

The sundial's nocturnal counterpart, the water clock, was designed to measure temporal hours at night.

Famous quotes containing the word water clock

He makes his voyage too late, perhaps, by a true water clock who delays too long.... more
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help