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"
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Translations

scrutineer

[ˌskruːtɪˈnɪəʳ] Nescrutador(a) m/f
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scrutineer

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

n (Brit Pol) → Wahlprüfer(in) m(f)
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Poll-watcher credentials are available to qualified political organizations for the April 2 election in Lake County.
As a poll-watcher in 2004, I noticed many Catholics followed the conservative line of many bishops, who did not hesitate to express their views from the pulpit, without fear from a pope who is now a saint.
Trump's team may be listening to concerns about his poll-watcher drive.