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proctor

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noun proc·tor \ˈpräk-tər\

Definition of proctor

  1. :  supervisor, monitor; specifically :  one appointed to supervise students (as at an examination)

proctor verb
proc·to·ri·al play \präk-ˈtȯr-ē-əl\ adjective
proc·tor·ship play \ˈpräk-tər-ˌship\ noun


Origin of proctor

Middle English procutour procurator, proctor, alteration of procuratour


First Known Use: 14th century

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