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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A portable timekeeper of the highest attainable precision.

Usage examples (34)
  • A chronometer was used in the experiment to measure the time most accurately.
  • "Excuse me, aunty, it was the barometer that he was watching -- the chronometer was his watch."
  • So, he outfitted everybody with a small electronic device, called a perceptual chronometer, which is basically
  • (such as chronometer) or provided by your plasmoid. for more
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