Meaning of “proctor” in the English Dictionary

"proctor" in British English

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proctorverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈprɒk.tər/ us /ˈprɑːk.tɚ/ US UK invigilate
noun [ C ] uk us US UK invigilator

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 proctor.

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

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