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See also: Proctor
- proctour (obsolete)
proctor (plural proctors)
- (US) A person who supervises students as they take an examination, in the United States at the college/university level; often the department secretary, or a fellow/graduate student; an invigilator.
- Synonym: invigilator
- (Britain) An official at any of several older universities.
- (Britain, law) A legal practitioner in ecclesiastical and some other courts.
- (obsolete) One appointed to collect alms for those who could not go out to beg for themselves, such as lepers and the bedridden.
- A procurator or manager for another.
- A representative of the clergy in convocation.
person who supervises students as they take an examination
UK university official
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