#### Dale

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Please look at my previous post. All correctly functioning clocks "tick" proper time, which is the integral of ##\sqrt{dt^2-dx^2-dy^2-dz^2}## where ##(t,x,y,z)## are the coordinates in an inertial frame (in units where c=1). That quantity is what defines the clock's ticks, and the integral of that is what the clock displays.Physically, no clock can exist that displays more time than it counts with "ticks".