chrono-, chron-

(Greek: time, times; sequence of times)

algesichronometer (s) (noun), algesichronometers (pl)
An instrument for recording the time required for the perception of a painful stimulus.
allochronic (adjective), more allochronic, most allochronic
1. Relating to not being contemporary or existing at different times: There have been allochronic populations of species living, growing, or reproducing during different seasons of a year.
2. Pertaining to different segments of geologic time.
allochronic speciation (s) (noun), allochronic speciations (pl)
The process of developing different biological groups as a result of members of the population that have different breeding seasons or patterns, or differing in the use of time during the day or night, rather than through geographic separation.
anachronic (adjective), more anachronic, most anachronic
Descriptive of being in the wrong position or order of a date.
anachronism (s) (noun), anachronisms (pl)
1. An error in computing time, or fixing dates; the erroneous reference of an event, circumstance, or custom to a wrong date: When Jane’s grandmother wanted to use her cell phone at the party, she used the term “to dial”, which was a funny anachronism and everybody laughed at her.
2. Anything done or existing out of date; hence, anything that was proper to a former age but is, or if it existed, would be out of harmony with the present: In the novel, which took place in the 16th century, the main character used the term “taboo”, which entered the language much later, an anachronism that the author evidently forgot to delete!
3. A situation which depicts a person who or something which is not placed in the correct historical or chronological period; especially, a thing or individual that belongs to an earlier age of existence: A portrait of Abraham Lincoln sitting in front of a computer would be an example of an anachronism.
An error in the order of time.
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Of the nature of, or involving, anachronism.
anachronize (verb), anachronizes; anachronized; anachronizing
To put something into a wrong chronological position: The murderer changed the time, or anachronized, the victim's watch so that it was not accurate in order to make the investigation for the police more difficult.
Involving anachronism; out of proper chronological position, out of date; not in its proper or historical time.
Without regard to correct chronology.
ansynchronous (adjectivre), more ansynchronous, most ansynchronous
Conveying something that is not coinciding in time or not corresponding in time.
archaeological chronology, archeological chronology (s); archaeological chronologies, archeological chronologies (pl)
Establishment of the temporal sequences of human cultures by the application of a variety of dating methods to cultural remains.
Pertaining to the chronology and periods of the heavenly bodies.
asynchronism (s) (noun), asynchronisms (pl)
1. Relating to something that is operating at a rate determined by the system rather than at a regular rate of chronological time; without a fixed time pattern: The injection of the new medication was supposed to correct the asynchronism of Kim's nerve impulses.
2. Describing the relationship of two or more systems that run at their own rates and interact at unpredictable times: Despite practicing for weeks, Sharon's jumping jack, or toy figure of a man with jointed limbs that can be moved by pulling attached strings, appeared to be resulting in asynchronisms or uncoordinated movements.
An instrument for the instantaneous self-recording or printing of time.