stockkeeper

noun
stock·​keep·​er | \ ˈstäk-ˌkē-pər How to pronounce stockkeeper (audio) \

Definition of stockkeeper

1 : one that keeps and records stock (as in a warehouse) : one that keeps an inventory of goods on hand, shipped, or received
2 : one (such as a herdsman or shepherd) having the charge or care of livestock

First Known Use of stockkeeper

1668, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Stockkeeper.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stockkeeper. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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