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Related to timekeeper: stopwatch
1. One who records time, as:
a. Sports One who keeps track of elapsed time in a sporting event.
b. One who keeps records of the hours worked by employees.
2. A device for keeping time; a timepiece.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. a person or thing that keeps or records time
2. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) an employee who maintains a record of the hours worked by the other employees
3. (Horology) a device for indicating time; timepiece
4. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) an employee with respect to his or her record of punctuality: a good timekeeper.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. an official who times, regulates, and records the duration of a sports contest or its parts.
3. a person employed to keep account of the hours of work done by others.
4. a person who beats time in music.
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|Noun||1.||timekeeper - (sports) an official who keeps track of the time elapsed|
official - someone who administers the rules of a game or sport; "the golfer asked for an official who could give him a ruling"
|2.||timekeeper - a clerk who keeps track of the hours worked by employees|
clerk - an employee who performs clerical work (e.g., keeps records or accounts)
|3.||timekeeper - a measuring instrument or device for keeping time|
atomic clock - a timepiece that derives its time scale from the vibration of atoms or molecules
balance wheel, balance - a wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine; especially a wheel oscillating against the hairspring of a timepiece to regulate its beat
clock - a timepiece that shows the time of day
dial - the face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours
escapement - mechanical device that regulates movement
hairspring - a fine spiral spring that regulates the movement of the balance wheel in a timepiece
hand - a rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece; "the big hand counts the minutes"
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
sandglass - timepiece in which the passage of time is indicated by the flow of sand from one transparent container to another through a narrow passage
sundial - timepiece that indicates the daylight hours by the shadow that the gnomon casts on a calibrated dial
time-ball - a ball that slides down a staff to show a fixed time; especially at an observatory
timer - a timepiece that measures a time interval and signals its end
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2. (= official) → cronometrador/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
(for recording time) (= instrument) → chronomètre m (= person) → chronométreur/euse m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
timekeeper[ˈtaɪmˌkiːpəʳ] n (Sport) → cronometrista m/f
he's a good timekeeper → è sempre puntuale
my old watch is a good timekeeper → il mio vecchio orologio non perde un secondo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995