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Examples from the Web for tompion
Tompion was a most exquisite mechanic, proud of his work and jealous of his name.Captains of Industry
They also, like most of Tompion's timekeepers, had an hour and a minute hand.
Tompion who departed this life the 20th of November 1713 in the 75th year of his age.
I turned to Tompion, who was standing abaft near the helmsman.The Rover's Secret
Tompion made the necessary preparations for the attack on the mistico.The Pirate of the Mediterranean
- a variant of tampion
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