conical pendulum


noun Horology.

a clock pendulum oscillating in a circle rather than in a straight line.

Nearby words

  1. conic projection,
  2. conic section,
  3. conical,
  4. conical cornea,
  5. conical papilla,
  6. conicity,
  7. conicoid,
  8. conics,
  9. conidiophore,
  10. conidium

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