a worker with a routine job in a factory or office, as one who punches a time clock at the beginning and end of a work shift.
- Clock rate
processor, benchmark The fundamental rate in cycles per second at which a computer performs its most basic operations such as adding two numbers or transfering a value from one register to another. The clock rate of a computer is normally determined by the frequency of a crystal. The original IBM PC, circa 1981, had a […]
[klok-tahy-mer] /ˈklɒkˈtaɪ mər/ noun 1. (def 4).
noun 1. a watch that strikes the hours. Compare (def 3).
noun 1. an employee who demonstrates lack of interest in a job by watching the time closely to be sure to stop work as soon as the workday or shift is over. 2. any person who watches the time closely, as in expectation of some news or event. noun 1. an employee who checks the […]