meter-, metro-, metr-, -metrical, -metrically, -metron, -metric, -metrist, -meter, -meters, -metry, -metre
2. An instrument for measuring time; specifically applied to time-keepers adjusted to keep accurate time in all variations of temperature.
3. Chronometers are said to differ from watches by having a more perfect escapement and a compensation balance, and are used for determining longitude at sea, and for other exact observations.
Some people who have coimetrophobia will drive long distances out of their way to avoid going by such a place reserved for human and animal remains, or they will even walk on the other side of the street to avoid being close to one.
A man was so afraid of dying that he always stayed in his living room.
He or she who pretends to look on death without fear, lies.