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enDial

frCadran

deZifferblat

esEsfera

itQuadrante

Definition of the day

Dial,

A plate of metal or another material which displays different pieces of information such as hours, minutes and seconds in a standard clock or watch. Dials come in a wide variety of shapes, decorations, materials, etc. Indications are given by numerals, graduations or signs (markers) in different shapes and styles. An aperture dial has openings through which the time indications can be read.