Horometer
Horometer Ho*rom"e*ter, n. [Gr. ? hour + -meter.] An instrument for measuring time. [1913 Webster]

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  • Horomĕter — (v. gr.), Stundenmesser, Uhr; daher Horometrie, Stundenmessung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Horometry — Ho*rom e*try, n. [Cf. F. horom[ e]trie. See {Horometer}.] The art, practice, or method of measuring time by hours and subordinate divisions. The horometry of antiquity. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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