Meaning of “surveyor” in the English Dictionary

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"surveyor" in British English

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

"surveyor" in American English

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surveyornoun [ C ]

us /sərˈveɪ·ər/

a person whose job is to measure and describe the details of an area of land :

It took a team of surveyors about three months to lay out this part of the new highway.

(Definition of “surveyor” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"surveyor" in Business English

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surveyornoun [ C ]

uk /səˈveɪər/ us PROPERTY

a person whose job is to measure and record the details of areas of land:

This is a guide to what qualifications to look for when you are hiring a land surveyor.

UK US inspector a person who is trained to examine buildings and check what condition they are in:

He used to work as a chartered surveyor, assessing the value of properties for tax.

(Definition of “surveyor” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)