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scorekeeper

[ skawr-kee-per, skohr- ]
/ ˈskɔrˌki pər, ˈskoʊr- /
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noun
an official of a sports contest who keeps record of the score.
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Origin of scorekeeper

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80; score + keeper

OTHER WORDS FROM scorekeeper

scorekeeping, noun
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