[oh-ver-see-er, -seer]
a person who oversees; supervisor; manager: the overseer of a plantation.

1350–1400; Middle English; see oversee, -er1

suboverseer, noun

chief, head, boss, director.
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overseer (ˈəʊvəˌsiːə)
1.  Also called (less commonly): overlooker a person who oversees others, esp workmen
2.  (Brit) history short for overseer of the poor; a minor official of a parish attached to the workhouse or poorhouse

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Word Origin & History

1520s, from oversee.
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Example sentences
Two different countries with no overseer causing an imbalance.
With a singular currency, one needs a singular financial overseer in order to
  maintain it.
Common farmers seldom employ any overseer to direct the general operations of
  the farm.
Automakers' bailout hinges on the details, including an overseer.
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