overlooker

noun

: one that overlooks: such as
a
: a superintendent or overseer of workers : foreman
b
: a worker that flips the ends of stacks of newly cut paper in order to discover and remove defective sheets

Word History

Etymology

Middle English overloker, from overloken to overlook + -er

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“Overlooker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overlooker. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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