Definition of Horology. Meaning of Horology. Synonyms of Horology

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Definition of Horology

Horology
Horology Ho*rol"o*gy, 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.

Meaning of Horology from wikipedia

- Horology ("the study of time", related to Latin horologium from Gr**** ὡρολόγιον, "instrument for telling the hour", from ὥρα hṓra "hour; time" and -o-...
- In horology, a complication is any feature of a mechanical timepiece beyond the display of hours, minutes and seconds. A timepiece indicating only hours...
- the original on 2007-10-18. Retrieved 2007-10-10., author is Curator of Horology at the British Museum Derry, T.K.; Williams, Trevor (1993). A Short History...
- Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Find sources: "Barrel" horology – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (September 2009) (Learn how...
- In horology, a movement, also known as a caliber, is the mechanism of a watch or timepiece, as opposed to the case, which encloses and protects the movement...
- Wadsworth (1965) A History of Repeating Watches, Offprint from Antiquarian Horology (originally published in parts from September 1965 to June 1966). Manfred...
- MDT may refer to: Medtronic, an Irish medical technology company Minnesota Dance Theatre, a dance school and company in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United...
- Certificat d'aptitude professionnelle (CAP) in horology (in two years), then the "Brevet des Métiers d'Art" horology for another two-year course. And optionally...
- The British Horological Institute (also known as the BHI) is the representative body of the horological industry in the United Kingdom. It was founded...
- In horology, a wheel train (or just train) is the gear train of a mechanical watch or clock. Although the term is used for other types of gear trains,...