noun. the act or process of determining the time.
- natural object
- keeping (English)
- time (English)
- time (Middle English (1100-1500))
Sentences with timekeeping
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
The cycles of the sun and moon as they relate to the earth are so reliable that they have inspired systems of timekeeping.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Adjusting the screw will change the length of the rod and so affect the clock's timekeeping.