Definition of timekeeping noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈtaɪmkiːpɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaɪmkiːpɪŋ//
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  1. 1a person’s ability to arrive in time for things, especially work Poor timekeeping and absenteeism will not be tolerated.
  2. 2the activity of recording the time something takes In 1967 the rotation of the earth was abandoned as the basic source of timekeeping.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: timekeeping