noun. the art of designing and making clocks.
- horologia (Latin)
Example sentences of the word horology
1. Noun, singular or mass
The cellphone has replaced the pocket watch as a timepiece for most, but horology, the study of time and timepieces, continues to fascinate collectors.
2. Verb, base form
If you are dedicated to horology, or the art and science of timekeeping, keeping your clocks clean is an important part of the job.