chronometry


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chro·nom·e·try

 (krə-nŏm′ĭ-trē)
n.
The scientific measurement of time.

chronometry

(krəˈnɒmɪtrɪ)
n
(Horology) the science or technique of measuring time with extreme accuracy

chro•nom•e•try

(krəˈnɒm ɪ tri)

n.
1. the art of measuring time accurately.
2. measurement of time by periods or divisions.
[1825–35]

chronometry

1. the art of measuring time accurately.
2. the measurement of time by periods or divisions. — chronometric, chronometrical, adj.
See also: Time
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