Definition of Hairspring in English :

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Hairspring meaning in English

Meaning of Hairspring in English

Pronunciation of Hairspring in English

Hairspring pronunciation in English

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Hairspring

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Noun

1. hairspring

a fine spiral spring that regulates the movement of the balance wheel in a timepiece

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Hairspring

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noun
horology
a very fine spiral spring in some timepieces, which, in combination with the balance wheel, controls the timekeeping

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Hairspring

see synonyms of hairspring
noun
a very slender, spiral spring that controls the regular movement of the balance wheel in a watch or clock

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Hairspring

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n.
A fine coiled spring that regulates the movement of the balance wheel in a watch or clock.

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