Simple Definition of chronograph
: a device (such as a stopwatch) that is used for measuring and recording time in a very exact way
Full Definition of chronograph
: an instrument for measuring and recording time intervals: as a : an instrument having a revolving drum on which a stylus makes marks b : stopwatch; also : a watch incorporating the functions of a stopwatch c : an instrument for measuring the time of flight of projectiles
First Known Use of chronograph
Rhymes with chronograph
allograph, autograph, barograph, bathyscaphe, cenotaph, circle graph, cryptograph, epigraph, epitaph, half-and-half, hectograph, holograph, homograph, hygrograph, kymograph, lithograph, logograph, micrograph, monograph, pantograph, paragraph, phonograph, photograph, pictograph, polygraph, quarterstaff, seismograph, serigraph, shadowgraph, shandygaff, spectrograph, sphygmograph, telegraph, thermograph, typograph
Medical Definition of chronograph
: an instrument for measuring and recording time intervals: asa: an instrument having a revolving drum on which a stylus makes marksb: a watch incorporating the functions of a stopwatch
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