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Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Oclock'

"o'clock" wn "WordNet (r) 2.0" o'clock adv : according to the clock; "it's three o'clock in Tokyo now"
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In the X Window System, the shape extension allows windows to be given arbitrary, non-rectangular shapes.

Two well-known applets that use the shape extension are oclock, which is a simple round analog clock, and xeyes, which shows two googly eyes that follow the cursor on the screen as if they were watching it. Most X Window systems have one or the other (or both) in their standard installations. In addition, some window managers use the shape extension to draw non-rectangular icons.

Applications can only create rectangular windows, but can then change their shape to be an arbitrary part of the original rectangle. The remaining area of the rectangle is not only transparent (shows what is below the window); rather, it is not part of the window at all. For example, if a window is shaped with a hole in the middle, not only the hole shows what is below the window, but a click in the hole is considered to be a click in what is below the window.

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    There was only a minor delay for traffic on Riverside Drive in Timmins around 7:00 oclock Friday morning after a rollover crash into the south ditch. Witnesses say the driver of the vehicle appeared to have no injuries. She was helped from the vehicle by firefighters and police. Read more on this news related to 'Oclock'
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    City of Greenfield (Official Publication) OFFICE OF COUNTY ASSESSOR TO THE CLERK OF THE CITY OF GREENFELD HENNEPIN COUNTY, MINNESOTA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Seventeenth day of April at Six oclock P.M. , has been fixed as the date for the meeting of the Local Boartd of Appeal and Equalization – your City [...] Read more on this news related to 'Oclock'
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    Public Notice of Auction (Official Publication) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: That the personal property described as follows, to-wit: Boat: 1985 26 Sea Ray Serial # SERT2000C585 Registration #: MN3325EW Trailer: None will be sold at public auction by the Washington County Sheriffs Department on the 23rd day of April, year 2014, at 10:00 oclock am; [...] Read more on this news related to 'Oclock'

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