checkwork definition

  • noun:
    • something made to be able to develop alternative squares like those of a checkerboard.
    • something made to be able to develop alternate squares like those of a checkerboard.
    • In equipment, the standard launch of an obstruction which happens through an even-timed human anatomy; an escapement. The wheel and pendulum of a regular clock are a typical example.
    • any such thing made to be able to form alternate squares like those of a checkerboard.
    • something made in order to develop alternative squares like those of a checkerboard.
    • In equipment, the regular launch of an obstruction which happens through an even-timed human body; an escapement. The wheel and pendulum of a typical time clock tend to be a common example.
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