noun see invigilate

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  • invigilator — n. someone who watches examination candidates to prevent cheating. [British] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • invigilator — 1892, agent noun from INVIGILATE (Cf. invigilate) …   Etymology dictionary

  • invigilator — UK [ɪnvɪdʒəleɪtə(r)] / US [ɪnvɪdʒəleɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms invigilator : singular invigilator plural invigilators British someone who watches students while they are taking an exam to make sure that they do not cheat …   English dictionary

  • invigilator — invigilate ► VERB Brit. ▪ supervise candidates during an examination. DERIVATIVES invigilation noun invigilator noun. ORIGIN Latin invigilare watch over …   English terms dictionary

  • invigilator — noun a) A person who supervises students during an examination; a proctor b) A person who supervises a gallery at a museum …   Wiktionary

  • invigilator — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary Monitor, as in an administered test or examination …   English dialects glossary

  • invigilator — in vig·i·la·tor || ɪn vɪdʒɪleɪtÉ™(r) n. guard, watchman; one who supervises students during an examination …   English contemporary dictionary

  • invigilator — a person who watches over students during examinations Source: (Arakin 4, 10) …   Idioms and examples

  • invigilator — in·vig·i·la·tor …   English syllables

  • invigilator — noun someone who watches examination candidates to prevent cheating • Derivationally related forms: ↑invigilate • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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