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umpire

noun [C]  /ˈʌm·pɑɪər/ (short form ump,  /ʌmp/) us  
(in some sports) a person who controls a game and makes sure that the rules are followed
umpire
verb [I/T]  /ˈʌm·pɑɪər/ us  
[T] Who’s going to umpire the game tonight?
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