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Meaning of TIMEKEEPER

Pronunciation:  'tIm`keepur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a measuring instrument or device for keeping time
  2. [n]  a clerk who keeps track of the hours worked by employees
  3. [n]  (sports) an official who keeps track of the time elapsed
 

TIMEKEEPER is a 10 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: timepiece, timer
 
 See Also: atomic clock, balance wheel, clerk, clock, dial, escapement, hairspring, hand, measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system, official, sandglass, sundial, ticker, time-ball, timer, watch

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Time"keep`er\, n.
1. A clock, watch, or other chronometer; a timepiece.

2. A person who keeps, marks, regulates, or determines the
   time. Specifically:
   (a) A person who keeps a record of the time spent by
       workmen at their work.
   (b) One who gives the time for the departure of
       conveyances.
   (c) One who marks the time in musical performances.
   (d) One appointed to mark and declare the time of
       participants in races or other contests.

 

 

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