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Meaning of horology by Wiktionary Dictionary

horology


    Etymology

    Latin horologia, from hora + -logia

    Noun

    horology ( uncountable )

    1. The art, science and technology of timekeeping and timekeepers, such as clocks, watches and sundials .

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Explanation of horology by Wordnet Dictionary

horology


    Noun
    1. the art of designing and making clocks



    Definition of horology by GCIDE Dictionary

    horology


    1. Horology n. [See Horologe.] The science of measuring time, or the principles and art of constructing instruments for measuring and indicating portions of time, as clocks, watches, dials, etc.