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tick-tock

(ˈtɪktɑk)
1. n. a heart. (see also ticker.) My tick-tock is as strong as an ox’s.
2. n. a watch or clock. (Juvenile.) Wind your tick-tock before you forget.
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If you want a detailed exposition of Bryan's electoral strategy in 1908, an examination of the economics of bimetallism, or a tick-tock account of his struggle against America's entry into World War I, this is not the book for you.
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The classroom further comes to life for the child with sounds such as the school bell and pencil sharpener, and even a moving clock that makes tick-tock sounds.
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I say he has tick-tock legs - he moves them backwards and forwards like a pendulum all night.
A town's clock is in tick-tock shape again after being saved by a heritage grant.
In The New York Times' tick-tock story on our efforts, Ellwood gleefully described my role as "right-wing hack?
The symphony's nickname comes from tick-tock figurations in the second movement, which Kahane made obvious but not overbearing.
From its gentle tick-tock and the hypnotic swing of the brushed stainless steel finish pendulum this modern timepiece is ideal for every home.
Wade is a journalist with a science beat, and there are few in the business who have covered the daily tick-tock of biomedical advances as well as he.
In some forms of therapy, patients are encouraged to speak in time to the tick-tock of a metronome.
I heard the tick-tock and had a fair idea that it was a real bomb,'' he said.
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The stunning French actress tick-tocks all the boxes in this photoshoot as she fronts a new advertising campaign for Omega.