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- n. The measurement of time by an instrument.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Measurement of time by an instrument.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act, process, or science of using a metronome, or of indicating tempo by reference to a metronome.
See metronome. (Wiktionary)
It was thus that M. M.elzel, the famous inventor of metronomy, was allowed the honor of exhibiting before his M.jesty several of his own inventions.