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Definition of Horological

  • Relating to a horologe, or to horology.

How to use horological in a sentence. Horological pronunciation.

At that time we have the very full mechanical and historical material concerning the horological masterpiece built by Giovanni de Dondi of Padua,[7] and probably started as early as 1348.
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In the course of this work we translated and commented on a series of texts most of which had not hitherto been made available in a Western tongue and, though well known in China, had not been recognized as important for their horological content.
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During the century following this horological exuberance in Damascus, the center of gravity of Islamic astronomy shifted from the East to the Hispano-Moorish West.
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Having discussed the Villard drawings which are already cited in horological literature, we must draw attention to the fact that this medieval architect also gives an illustration of a perpetual motion wheel.
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Liu Hsien-chou, "Chinese inventions in horological engineering," _Ch'ing-Hua University Engineering Journal_, 1956, vol. 4, p. 1. [5] For illustrations of intermeshing worms in Indian cotton mills, see Matschoss, _op.
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Examples of Horological

Example #1
It might well be possible to set a date a few decades earlier, but in general as one proceeds backwards from this point, the evidence becomes increasingly fragmentary and uncertain.
Example #2
If one is to establish a _terminus ante quem_ for the appearance of the mechanical clock in Europe, it would appear that 1364 is a most reasonable date.
Example #3
I Hsiang Fa Yao," or "New Design for a (mechanized) Armillary (sphere) and (celestial) Globe," written by Su Sung in A.D. 1090.
Example #4
Of the greatest significance, this stem reveals the crucial independent invention of a mechanical escapement, a feature not found in the European stem in spite of centuries of intensive historical research and effort.
Example #5
At the same time there comes more evidence that the line of mathematical protoclocks had not been left unattended.
Example #6
Closely associated with his book one also finds texts dealing with perpetual-motion devices, which we shall consider later.