capataz

noun
ca·​pa·​taz | \¦kapə¦täz\
variants: or less commonly capatas \ -​äs \
plural capataces\ ˌkapəˈtäˌsās \

Definition of capataz 

: boss, foreman, overseer behaved very well under their capataz— Joseph Conrad

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History and Etymology for capataz

Spanish capataz, irregular from Latin caput head

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