a report of something which has happenedExamples
Usagefor the record or to keep the record straightin order that everyone knows what the real facts of the matter are
The chairman signed the minutes as a true record of the last meeting.
She has a very poor time-keeping record.
a description of what has happened in the pastExamples
the salesperson's record of service or service record
the company's record in industrial relations
a success which is better than anything before