scrutineer


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scrutineer

(ˌskruːtɪˈnɪə)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who examines, esp one who scrutinizes the conduct of an election poll
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Noun1.scrutineer - someone who examines votes at an election
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
examiner, inspector - an investigator who observes carefully; "the examiner searched for clues"
Translations

scrutineer

[ˌskruːtɪˈnɪəʳ] Nescrutador(a) m/f

scrutineer

[ˌskruːtɪˈnɪər] (British) nscrutateur/trice m/f

scrutineer

n (Brit Pol) → Wahlprüfer(in) m(f)
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We crossed the finish line to a question from the MSA scrutineer who commented that he thought the F1 cars were at Bahrain that weekend, such was the noise
One of the stumbling blocks is that the August AGM did not appoint a returning officer or scrutineer to conduct the ballot.
Revving up for the run: Scrutineer Dave Bowlas checks the paperwork of Jeff Dunn before he sets off in his 1953 TD.
Bearing in mind an FIA scrutineer was overseeing all that unfolded in the McLaren garage today, Hamilton put an honest appraisal on his role.
It may be necessary to hold a lottery supervised by an independent scrutineer.
We need democracy and this is just the beginning", said Amjad Jaber, official scrutineer at a polling station in a Jericho high school where voters were choosing a town council of 15 from a 51-strong candidate list.
acted as Scrutineer at the special meeting of shareholders and reported that of the total shares outstanding at the record date of 35,866,837, 26,122,414 or 72.
THAT late monocled scrutineer of the heavens, Patrick Moore, was a great supporter of the Liverpool John Moores telescope in the Canaries.
Coun Deirdre Alden, head of the city health scrutiny committee, was named national Scrutineer of the Year.
With an FIA scrutineer overseeing all that unfolded in the McLaren garage yesterday, Hamilton offered an honest appraisal of what he must do today.
In an effort to ensure fair play at Interlagos on October 21, a FIA spokesman confirmed: "A scrutineer is to be appointed for the Brazilian Grand Prix.