hor·​o·​log·​ic | \ ¦hȯrə¦läjik, ¦här-, -jēk \
variants: or less commonly horological \ -​jə̇kəl How to pronounce horologic (audio) , -​jēk-​ \

Definition of horologic

: of or relating to horologe or horology

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Other Words from horologic

horologically \ -​jə̇k(ə)lē , -​jēk-​ , -​li \ adverb

First Known Use of horologic

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for horologic

Medieval Latin horologicus, from Middle Greek hōrologikos, from Greek hōrologion + -ikos -ic, -ical

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“Horologic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horologic. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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