- chronometer: n. 精密計時表；航海時計，經線儀；天文鐘；【音樂】拍節機。
- noon: n. 1. 正午，中午〈此義一般不加定冠詞。如：at （high） noon 在中午〉。2. 〈詩〉夜半，午夜。3. 全盛期，頂點。vi. 〈美國〉午時休息，吃午飯。
The string designator for hours that are " ante meridiem " before noon. the default for
I really did not expect any grace to answer ; for the laugh was as tragic, as preternatural a laugh as any i ever heard ; and, but that it was high noon, and that no circumstance of ghostliness accompanied the curious cachinnation ; but that neither scene nor season favoured fear, i should have been superstitiously afraid
I went to play basketball with my friends that noon, and during the game, after making a skillful interception of the ball, i found our two - meter tall center forward a player who often stays near the hoop to catch balls and make shots already waiting under the backboard, and tried mightily to pass him the ball from the other end of the court
The problem was not solved completely until the invention of the marine chronometer in the eighteenth century.
Chronometer ; wrist chronometer with piezo - electric oscillating system, designation, requirements, testing