Meaning of “invigilate” in the English Dictionary

"invigilate" in British English

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invigilateverb [ I or T ]

uk /ɪnˈvɪdʒ.ə.leɪt/ us /ɪnˈvɪdʒ.ə.leɪt/ UK US proctor
invigilator
noun [ C ] uk /ɪnˈvɪdʒ.ə.leɪ.tər/ us /ɪnˈvɪdʒ.ə.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.

(Definition of “invigilate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)