Middle English Dictionary Entry

clok(ke n.
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

(a) A clock; esp., one which strikes the hours; (b) at (the) ~, atte ~, of (the) ~, on the ~, the ~, by the clock, o'clock.
Combs.: ~ bell; ~ chaumbre; ~ fet, the base of a clock; ~ hous, a building or steeple housing a public clock; ~ line, a rope for suspending the weights in a clock; ~ maker, one who makes and repairs clocks, a clock maker; also, as surname.