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Meaning of SANDGLASS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  timepiece in which the passage of time is indicated by the flow of sand from one transparent container to another through a narrow passage
 

SANDGLASS is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: egg timer, hourglass, timekeeper, timepiece

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sand"glass`\, n.
An instrument for measuring time by the running of sand. See
{Hourglass}.

 

 

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