chronoscope

noun chron·o·scope

Definition of chronoscope

plural

-s

  1. :  an instrument for the precise measurement of small time intervals (as by means of a falling rod, released pendulum, or an electronic device)

chronoscopic

adjective

chronoscopically

\-pə̇k(ə)lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of chronoscope

chron- + -scope


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