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2014-06-19 23:18:27

The new ‘Skull’, extra-loud, vibrating alarm clock with MP3 input is the perfect gift for recent grads. Troy, MI (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Sonic Alert

2014-06-19 08:26:46

RICHARDSON, Texas, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MICHELE watches is proud to announce its sponsorship of the 4(th) Annual Critic's Choice Television Awards, taking place on June 19,

2014-06-06 12:21:08

A First for Casio G-SHOCK, a Timepiece That Predicts Weather Changes for Nautical Use DOVER, N.J., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-06-06 08:20:20

LONDON AND FARNBOROUGH, England, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Video link: http://vimeo.com/76621320 Breitling is delighted to be supporting the first public

2014-05-24 23:02:25

Sonic Alert announces that three key alarm clocks are to be stocked and sold through Fry’s Electronics of San Jose, CA. Troy MI (PRWEB) May 24, 2014

2014-05-19 08:31:15

Low Noise CSAC Combines Atomic Clock Characteristics with Excellent Phase Noise Performance for Military and Industrial Applications. ALISO VIEJO, Calif., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/

2014-05-04 23:02:07

The sale will be held at the firm’s gallery in Pittsfield, Mass., starting promptly at 11 a.m.

2014-04-29 23:06:01

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Watches and Clocks markets.

2014-04-28 12:27:36

Football superstar joins the Swiss pioneering watch brand's star team of sports & celebrity ambassadors CHAUX-DE-FONDS, Switzerland, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAG Heuer, the world

2014-04-22 08:26:45

Powered by Light, PRO TREK Series of Timepieces Run on Tough Solar Technology DOVER, N.J., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Observed in April, Earth Awareness Month is a time to demonstrate


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2010-09-16 15:30:25

An astronomical clock is a clock with special mechanisms and dials to display astronomical information. This information can include everything from the relative position of the sun and the moon to major planets to zodiacal constellations. The term Astronomical clock is loosely used to refer to any clock that shows astronomical information. The clock could include the location of the sun and the moon, age and phase of the moon as well as other astronomical data. However, it should not be...

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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.