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clockwiseadjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /ˈklɑkˌwɑɪz/
(moving around) in the same direction as the pointers of a clock or watch
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clockwiseadjective, adverb

uk   /ˈklɒk.waɪz/ us   /ˈklɑːk.waɪz/
in the direction in which the hands (= thin parts that point) of a clock move: Turn the knob clockwise/in a clockwise direction.
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