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n. Abbr. ins. or insp.
1. One who is appointed or employed to inspect something.
2. A police officer ranking next below superintendent.

in·spec′to·ral, in′spec·to′ri·al (-tôr′ē-əl) adj.
in·spec′tor·ship′ n.
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however, people sometimes feel uncomfortable talking to officers of the council who can be viewed as being in an inspectorial role.
Como nota caracteristica, la nueva fundacion se presenta como obra de la Familia Salesiana inspectorial.
Furthermore, because women were considered responsible for the moral, spiritual and interpersonal aspects of the broader society, strict rules enforced through inspectorial systems were applied to women in schools (Clarke, 1985).