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grid'iron pen"dulum




a clock pendulum having, as part of its shaft, an arrangement of brass and steel rods having different coefficients of expansion, such that the pendulum has the same length at any temperature.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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