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tr.v. su·per·vised, su·per·vis·ing, su·per·vis·es
To manage and direct; be in charge of: supervises twenty employees; supervised the construction of the new kitchen.

[Middle English *supervisen, from Medieval Latin supervidēre, supervīs- : Latin super-, super- + Latin vidēre, to see; see weid- in Indo-European roots.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.supervising - management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or groupsupervising - management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
management, direction - the act of managing something; "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
invigilation - keeping watch over examination candidates to prevent cheating
References in classic literature ?
In these dialogues, my sister spoke to me as if she were morally wrenching one of my teeth out at every reference; while Pumblechook himself, self-constituted my patron, would sit supervising me with a depreciatory eye, like the architect of my fortunes who thought himself engaged on a very unremunerative job.
Now, the supervising dignitary, the Archbishop of Greenwich, knew this as well as if he had performed the nuptial ceremony.
More recently, the rules have changed just a little, requiring the incident to biller to bill under the original supervising physician's billing number, instead of whichever doctor is in the house.
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ISLAMABAD -- Female teachers of Islamabad Model College for Girls I-8/4 (Junior section) have expressed annoyance for supervising maintenance and security related works in the college during summer vacation.
6 April Youth Movement has been excluded from the groups supervising the constitutional referendum
1) As such, every lawyer must remain cognizant of his or her own professional responsibilities, and cannot blindly rely on a supervising lawyer's instructions or judgment.
The Prime Minister took over responsibility for supervising activities of the Ministry of Energy and Industry, State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources, State Property Management Fund, government's representatives in the regions of the country.
DRIVERS are dicing with disqualification over ignorance of their responsibilities when supervising learners, the AA has revealed.
Responsibilities include supervising and leading the youth development representatives in providing day-to-day direct supervision and positive engagement of youths in the department's care and custody.
His many roles at Kaled include overseeing all major capital improvements, renovations, supervising building staff, seeking out new properties to manage as well as Board/Tenant relations.
Supervising activities related to technology transfer

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