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chronometry

[kruh-nom-i-tree] /krəˈnɒm ɪ tri/
noun
1.
the art of measuring time accurately.
2.
measurement of time by periods or divisions.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; chrono- + -metry
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chronometry

/krəˈnɒmɪtrɪ/
noun
1.
the science or technique of measuring time with extreme accuracy
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