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overseer

noun [C] uk   /ˈəʊ.vəˌsiː.ər/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚˌsiː.ɚ/ old-fashioned
a person whose job it is to make certain that employees are working or that an activity is being done correctly
Translations of “overseer”
in Korean 감독관…
in Arabic مُشرِف…
in Portuguese supervisor, -ora, capataz…
in Catalan supervisor, -a, capatàs…
in Japanese 監督者…
in Italian sorvegliante, caporeparto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 監工,工頭…
in Chinese (Simplified) 监工,工头…
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