(tm"kp`r), n. 1. A clock, watch, or other chronometer; a timepiece.
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2. A person who keeps, marks, regulates, or determines the time. Specifically: --
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(a) A person who keeps a record of the time spent by workmen at their work.
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(b) One who gives the time for the departure of conveyances.
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(c) One who marks the time in musical performances.
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(d) One appointed to mark and declare the time of participants in races or other contests.
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