chronometry

[kruh-nom-i-tree]
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noun

the art of measuring time accurately.
measurement of time by periods or divisions.

Origin of chronometry

First recorded in 1825–35; chrono- + -metry
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chronometry

noun

the science or technique of measuring time with extreme accuracy
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