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recordkeeping

[rek-erd-kee-ping] /ˈrɛk ərdˌki pɪŋ/
noun
1.
the maintenance of a history of one's activities, as financial dealings, by entering data in ledgers or journals, putting documents in files, etc.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; record + keep + -ing1
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noun

the process of creating and maintaining records

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Word Origin and History for record-keeping
n.

also recordkeeping, 1841; see record (n.) + keeping, verbal noun from keep (v.).

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