a person employed to make sure at each stage, esp of a manufacturing process, that a piece of work is on schedule and is delivered to the customer on time
This American Children’s Rhyme Isn’t So American After All . . .Is it originally American? British? Dutch? It gets a little complicated because parts of the rhyme probably come from different places and times.
Derived Formsprogress chasing, noun
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