Recent Examples on the WebHigh frequency improves chronometry, which means maximum precision.
Carol Besler, Forbes, 21 Oct. 2021 Ulysse Nardin is a master at chronometry and has been almost since its inception.
Roberta Naas, Forbes, 30 Aug. 2021 Breaking from wristwatches momentarily, here's a reminder of where the precision mechanics, which so many take for granted, originally came from: marine chronometry.
Alex Doak, CNN, 9 Apr. 2021 Before, during, and after radio, chronometry, and that chap Alexander Neckam mentioning in De naturis rerum that magnets might have uses at sea, what remained the mariner’s most valuable gadget?
Rob Beschizza, WIRED, 28 Dec. 2006
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