noun /klæks/
a fictional series of semaphore towers in the Discworld novels

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  • Clacks — The clacks in Terry Pratchett s Discworld novels is a network of semaphore towers stretching along the Sto Plains, into the Ramtops and across the Unnamed Continent to Genua. It was introduced in The Fifth Elephant and has become the Discworld s… …   Wikipedia

  • clacks — klæk n. sound of clacking, sharp striking sound; chatter, babble v. make a quick sharp sound; chatter, babble …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Clacks Canyon — Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Technology of the Discworld — The technology depicted in Terry Pratchett s Discworld novels takes two forms: magical and mechanical. Nearly all technology early in the series is at least partially magical, but in recent books there has been something of an industrial… …   Wikipedia

  • Going Postal — infobox Discworld|id=33rd novel ndash; 1st Moist von Lipwig story characters=Moist von Lipwig locations=Ankh Morpork motifs=Fantasy, Redemption, Post office year=2004 publisher=Doubleday ISBNH=ISBN 0 385 60342 8 ISBNP=ISBN 0 552 14943 8 awards=… …   Wikipedia

  • Moist von Lipwig — on the cover of Making Money. Description Human with no notable physical traits. Associations Ankh Morpork Post Office, Royal Mint, and Bank Location …   Wikipedia

  • Discworld characters — This article contains brief biographies for characters from Terry Pratchett s Discworld series. This list consists of human characters. For biographies of noted members of the Discworld s ethnic minorities (Dwarfs, trolls, undead), see the… …   Wikipedia

  • GB-CLK — Clackmannanshire Siorrachd Chlach Mhannainn Verwaltungssitz Alloa Fläche 159 km² (30.) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Clacker — Clack er, n. 1. One who clacks; that which clacks; especially, the clapper of a mill. [1913 Webster] 2. A claqueur. See {Claqueur}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Clackmannanshire — Siorrachd Chlach Mhannainn …   Wikipedia