supervision

[ soo-per-vizh-uh n ]
/ ˌsu pərˈvɪʒ ən /

noun

the act or function of supervising; superintendence.

Origin of supervision

1615–25; < Medieval Latin supervīsiōn- (stem of supervīsiō) oversight, equivalent to super- super- + vīsiōn- vision

Related forms

non·su·per·vi·sion, nounpre·su·per·vi·sion, nounpro·su·per·vi·sion, adjective
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