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A
  • ALTERATIONS PER HOUR
  • AMPLITUDE
  • ANA-DIGI
  • ANALOG
  • ANCHOR ESCAPEMENT
  • ANGLAGE
  • ANNUAL CALENDAR
  • ANTIMAGNETIC
  • APPLIED INDICES
  • ART DECO
  • AUTOMATIC MOVEMENT
B
  • BALANCE
  • BEAT
  • BEZEL
  • BREGUET OVERCOIL HAIRSPRING
  • BRIDGE
C
  • CABOCHON
  • CALIBER
  • CENTER , OR SWEEP SECONDS HAND
  • CHAPTER RING
  • CHRONOGRAPH
  • CHRONOMETER
  • COLUMN WHEEL
  • COMPLICATION
  • COSC
  • CROWN
  • CRYSTAL
D
  • DIAL
  • DIGITAL
E
  • EBAUCHE
  • EIGHT-DAY MOVEMENT
  • ESCAPEMENT
F
  • FINE ADJUSTMENT
  • FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH
  • FREQUENCY
G
  • GENEVA SEAL
  • GENEVA WAVES
  • GMT
  • GUILLOCHÉ
H
  • HACK, HACKING SECONDS
  • HAIRSPRING, OR BALANCE SPRING
  • HALLMARK
  • HAND-WOUND MOVEMENT
  • HERTZ or Hz
  • HOROLOGY
I
  • INCABLOC
J
  • JEWELS
K
  • KARAT
L
  • LCD
  • LED
  • LEVER ESCAPEMENT
  • LIGNE
  • LIMITED EDITION WATCH
  • LUGS
M
  • MAINSPRING
  • MANUAL-WIND MOVEMENT
  • MANUFACTURE
  • MECHANICAL WATCH
  • MICRO-ROTOR
  • MINUTE REPEATER
  • MOON-PHASE DISPLAY
  • MOTION WORK
  • MOVEMENT
O
  • OSCILLATION
P
  • PALLET
  • PERLAGE
  • PERPETUAL CALENDAR
  • PLATE
  • POWER RESERVE
  • POWER RESERVE INDICATOR
Q
  • QUARTZ WATCH
R
  • RADIO CONTROLLED
  • RATTRAPANTE
  • REGULATION
  • REPEATER
  • RETROGRADE DISPLAY
  • ROTOR
S
  • SCREW-DOWN CROWN
  • SELF-COMPENSATING HAIRSPRING
  • SHOCK ABSORPTION
  • SKELETONIZED MOVEMENT
  • STOP-SECONDS FUNCTION
  • SUBDIAL (OR SUBSIDIARY DIAL)
  • SWISS MADE
T
  • TACHYMETER
  • TOURBILLON
  • TRIPLE DATE
  • TRITIUM
V
  • VIBRATION, VPH
W
  • WATER RESISTANT
  • WHEEL TRAIN
  • WORLD TIME WATCH