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surveyor

noun [C] uk   /səˈveɪ.ər/ us    /sɚˈveɪ.ɚ/
a person whose job is to measure and record the details of areas of land UK (US structural engineer) a person who is specially trained to examine buildings and discover if there are any problems with their structure
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