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invigilate

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ɪnˈvɪdʒ.ɪ.leɪt/ UK (US proctor)
to watch people taking an exam in order to check that they do not cheat: Miss Jekyll will be invigilating (your chemistry exam) today.
invigilator
noun [C] uk   /-leɪ.tər/  us   /-leɪ.t̬ɚ/ UK (US proctor)
a person whose job is to watch people taking an exam in order to check that they do not cheat: If you need more paper, please ask the invigilator.
Translations of “invigilate”
in Vietnamese coi thi…
in Spanish vigilar, supervisar un examen…
in Thai คุมสอบ…
in Malaysian mengawasi…
in French surveiller…
in German Aufsicht führen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 監考…
in Indonesian mengawasi ujian…
in Chinese (Simplified) 监考…
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