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Meaning of “inspectorate” in the English Dictionary

"inspectorate" in British English

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inspectoratenoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪnˈspek.tər.ət/ mainly UK
an ​officialorganization that ​sendsinspectors to ​visitplaces and ​organizations in ​order to make ​certain they are in good ​condition and that the ​rules are being ​obeyed: the ​education/​pollution/​schools inspectorate
(Definition of inspectorate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inspectorate" in Business English

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inspectoratenoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪnˈspektərət/
an ​officialorganization that ​sends inspectors to visit ​places and ​organizations in ​order to make ​certain that things are being done correctly and that the ​rules are being obeyed: He said that the ​railway inspectorate were ​carrying out an ​investigation into the causes of the ​disaster.
(Definition of inspectorate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inspectorate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 检查团…
in Chinese (Traditional) 視察團,檢查團…
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