watchkeeper

noun

Definition of watchkeeper

: one who serves in a ship's watch specifically : one (as a quartermaster or radio operator) having special duties requiring a separate routine of watchkeeping from that of the port and starboard watches

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“Watchkeeper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/watchkeeper. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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