inspector

[in-spek-ter]
noun
1.
a person who inspects.
2.
an officer appointed to inspect.
3.
a police officer usually ranking next below a superintendent.

Origin:
1595–1605; < Latin, equivalent to inspec-, variant stem of inspicere (see inspect) + -tor -tor

inspectoral, inspectorial [in-spek-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-] , adjective
inspectorship, noun
preinspector, noun
subinspector, noun
subinspectorship, noun
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inspector (ɪnˈspɛktə)
 
n
1.  a person who inspects, esp an official who examines for compliance with regulations, standards, etc
2.  a police officer ranking below a superintendent or chief inspector and above a sergeant
 
in'spectoral
 
adj
 
inspectorial
 
adj
 
in'spectorship
 
n

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Example sentences
He says to him that all he needs to do is to tell the inspector and then he can
  take some without more ado.
The dream first shows him the fulfilment of a long wished for wish, the rank of
  inspector.
One way to look at that is to say, as the inspector does, he did nothing at all.
It doesn't take an experienced inspector to see that a dangling conductor can't
  be good, either.
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