Glossary of watchmaking


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A system controlled by the watch movement to indicate the time.

  • An alphanumerical (or numerical) display uses letters and numerals (or just numerals) to show the time.
  • An analogue display gives the time by means of a moving indicator (hand) on a scale of hours, minutes and seconds (dial).

See display.