or ho·rol·o·ger

[haw-rol-uh-jist, hoh-]


an expert in horology.
a person who makes clocks or watches.

Origin of horologist

First recorded in 1790–1800; horologe + -ist
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horologer (hɒˈrɒlədʒə)


a person skilled in horology, esp an expert maker of timepieces
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