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horologe


horologe


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Horologe  \Hor"o*loge\,  n.  [OE.  horologe,  orloge  timepiece,  OF 
  horloge,  orloge  oriloge  F.  horloge,  L.  horologium  fr  Gr 
  ?;  ?  hour  +  ?  to  say  tell  See  {Hour},  and  {Logic}.] 
  1.  A  servant  who  called  out  the  hours.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  An  instrument  indicating  the  time  of  day  a  timepiece  of 
  any  kind  a  watch,  clock,  or  dial.  --Shak.