horologist and horologer

   A person who practices or is skilled in horology. Horologists (alternatively called horologers) include those who design and craft timepieces, and perhaps connoisseurs of them as well. (pr. hah-RAH-le-jist and hah-RAH-l?-jer) Also see art careers.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

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  • horology — [hɒ rɒlədʒi] noun 1》 the study and measurement of time. 2》 the art of making clocks and watches. Derivatives horologer noun horologic adjective horological adjective horologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

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