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

proctorial

play \präk-ˈtȯr-ē-əl\ adjective

proctorship

play \ˈpräk-tər-ˌship\ noun

Origin and Etymology of proctor

Middle English procutour procurator, proctor, alteration of procuratour


First Known Use: 15th century



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