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horologist

or horologer

[haw-rol-uh-jist, hoh-] /hɔˈrɒl ə dʒɪst, hoʊ-/
noun
1.
an expert in horology.
2.
a person who makes clocks or watches.
Origin of horologist
1790-1800
1790-1800; horologe + -ist
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horologist

/hɒˈrɒlədʒɪst/
noun
1.
a person skilled in horology, esp an expert maker of timepieces
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