Isochronon I*soch"ro*non, n. [NL. See {Isochronous}.] A clock that is designed to keep very accurate time. [1913 Webster]

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  • timepiece — Synonyms and related words: Big Ben, alarm clock, alarm watch, astronomical clock, atomic clock, box chronometer, calendar clock, calendar watch, chronograph, chronometer, chronopher, chronoscope, clepsydra, clock, clock movement, clocks,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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