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supervisoryadjective

uk   us   /ˌsuːpəˈvaɪzəri/ WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT
relating to the ​work of making sure that ​workers and ​companies are obeying ​rules, doing their ​work correctly and safely, etc.: Members of the ​public are angry about the supervisory and ​regulatory failings that ​allowed the ​financialcrisis to ​develop.supervisory capacity/role/position He will not be ​allowed to ​act in any supervisory ​capacity for three ​years.supervisory authority/agency The ​bank will ​cooperate fully with the ​banking supervisory ​authorities in ​order to clarify the matter. supervisory ​procedures/​policies/​powers supervisory ​staff/​personnel/​workers
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