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stopwatch

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noun stop·watch \ˈstäp-ˌwäch\

Simple Definition of stopwatch

  • : a watch that can be started and stopped very quickly and that is used for measuring the amount of time that is taken to do something (such as to run a race)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stopwatch

  1. :  a watch with a hand or a digital display that can be started and stopped at will for exact timing (as of a race)

1737

First Known Use of stopwatch

1737


STOPWATCH Defined for Kids

stopwatch

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noun stop·watch \ˈstäp-ˌwäch\

Definition of stopwatch for Students

  1. :  a watch that can be started and stopped for exact timing (as of a race)




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