the act or function of supervising; superintendence.
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control, guidance, instruction, administration, surveillance, oversight, care, direction, handling, charge, running, conduct, superintendence, auspices, intendance, superintendency
- supervision order,
- supervisory board,
Origin of supervision
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1630s, from Medieval Latin supervisionem (nominative supervisio), noun of action from past participle stem of supervidere (see supervise).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper