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hor·o·log·ic

 (hôr′ə-lŏj′ĭk, hŏr′-) also hor·o·log·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of or relating to horology or a horologe.
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The design should not be for a horological instrument, and the concept must be enduring, versatile and timeless.
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The horological legacy provided by Joyce clocks and its different family members is, understandably, vast, with long case clocks, dial clocks, pocket watches, sun dials, barometers, compasses, tower clocks, station clocks, furniture clocks, memorial clocks, town clocks and commercial clocks found the world over.
PICTURE: Jayan Orma This gentleman-traveller's watch stands out by the sheer elegance of its details and the intensely practical nature of its horological complication.
But while Boeing's 747 and BOAC's Concorde took to the skies for the first time, and Jimi Hendrix tortured the Stars and Stripes at Woodstock, all things horological were undergoing an upheaval of their own 10TH JANUARY Zenith is straight out of the 1969 traps, announcing 'El Primero' - 'the first' selfwound stopwatch wristwatch, or 'chronograph'; nothing short of every watchmaker's Holy Grail up until then, as squeezing the bulk of a winding rotor onto an existing manual movement was too bulky.
Originally a collection founded and belonging to the British Horological Institute, it is now owned on their behalf by a Charitable Trust.
The finest luxury watch accessories, jewellery boxes and timeless horological gifts are now available at Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons in Dubai Mall, following an exclusive partnership with British retailer, Rapport London.
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Soon after, a raffle draw was also held, seeing two happy guests walk away from the grand opening with a Frederique Constant Horological Smartwatch each.