Definition of Invigilation in English :

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Invigilation meaning in English

Meaning of Invigilation in English

Pronunciation of Invigilation in English

Invigilation pronunciation in English

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1. invigilation

keeping watch over examination candidates to prevent cheating

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verb (intransitive)
1. British
to watch examination candidates, esp to prevent cheating
. US word: proctor
2. archaic
to keep watch

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verb intransitive, verb transitiveWord forms: inˈvigiˌlated or inˈvigiˌlating
to keep watch (over); esp., to monitor (students) during a written examination

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tr.v. in·vig·i·lat·ed, in·vig·i·lat·ing, in·vig·i·lates
To watch over, especially to monitor (students) who are taking a written test.

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