A timekeeper is a person that measures the passage of time. They may have additional functions in sports and business.


A timekeeper is a person who measures time with the assistance of a clock or a stopwatch.



In addition, a timekeeper records time, time taken, or time remaining during events such as sports matches. Along with the game clock, a timekeeper may be needed to manage clocks other gameplay clocks, including play clocks, pitch clocks, and shot clocks.


In business, a timekeeper tracks employee time, potentially using a time clock. Collecting such data gives employers insight into a workforce so that a business can then make operational decisions to increase productivity and reduce labor costs.

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