chronology chronology  /krə ˈnɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an arrangement of events in time
  2. (n) a record of events in the order of their occurrence
  3. (n) the determination of the actual temporal sequence of past events

Usage(s):

  1. There's more chronology to come on Thursday, then a visit to Paris to see the tunnel and the hotel early next week.
  2. The absence of a sustained narrative and the mixed-up chronology demand a slow, close reading.
  3. Walk of life A chronology of the first appearance of various life-forms on earth This article contains a complex diagram.

News

  1. City of Austin vs. Casa de Luz

    A partial chronology of the code compliance and enforcement history concerning the Casa de Luz "school cafeteria"/restaurant/"experiential, educational community center" facility at 1701 Toomey Road.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Austin Chronicle

  2. Santa Monica shootings: Chronology of events

    Five people were killed, including the gunman, in a series of shootings and a house fire in Santa Monica. Here's a rough chronology of events, from police and witness accounts.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. Lawyers for Hope Mills won't release complaints against Commissioner Tonzie Collins

    HOPE MILLS - A chronology of complaints against town Commissioner Tonzie Collins presented at a Board of Commissioners meeting Monday is a public document and should be released, a N.C. Press Association lawyer says.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Fayetteville Observer

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Quotes

  1. Sen. Christopher Dodd, D-Conn., said regulators showed a "chronology of regulatory neglect" as banks and subprime mortgage lenders lowered lending standards in recent years.
    on Mar 22, 2007 By: Chris Dodd Source: BusinessWeek

  2. Senator John Rockefeller, head of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said there must be a review of "the full history and chronology of the tapes, how they were used, and the reasons for destroying them".
    on Dec 7, 2007 By: John D Rockefeller Source: Independent

  3. Mr Blair, who is now an envoy for the Middle East Quartet, said: "Analogies with the past are never properly accurate and analogies especially with the rising fascism can be easily misleading, but in pure chronology I sometimes wonder if we're not...
    on Oct 19, 2007 By: Tony Blair Source: guardian.co.uk

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