Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The art or practice of measuring time by hours and subordinate divisions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art, practice, or method of measuring time by hours and subordinate divisions.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art of determining the exact error of a timepiece by observation; also, more generally, the art of keeping time, or of knowing the time of day.

Etymologies

Compare French horom├ętrie. See horometer. (Wiktionary)

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