Word: Atomic clock
Dictionary definition

A timepiece that derives its time scale from the vibration of atoms or molecules.

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tdbbdeb1.1k wrote:
The most exact clock based on atomic motion

Definition Complexity: 19960
Improvement over original definition: 35876

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hellomynameischerieman250k wrote:
An accurate clock that based on atomic or molecular vibration

Definition Complexity: 39657
Improvement over original definition: 16179

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diamantius362k wrote:
A clock that marks the time based on how atoms move.

Definition Complexity: 18610
Improvement over original definition: 37226

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pencilperson163k wrote:
A clock using the movement of atoms as its keeper

Definition Complexity: 24886
Improvement over original definition: 30950

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Ava.Johnson824k wrote:
A clock that works using atomic movement.

Definition Complexity: 17701
Improvement over original definition: 38135

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