verb (used with object), supervised, supervising.
to oversee (a process, work, workers, etc.) during execution or performance; superintend; have the oversight and direction of.

1580–90; < Medieval Latin supervīsus (past participle of supervidēre to oversee), equivalent to super- super- + vid-, stem of vidēre to see + -tus past participle suffix, with dt > s; see vision, wit2

nonsupervising, adjective
presupervise, verb (used with object), presupervised, presupervising.
quasi-supervised, adjective
unsupervised, adjective
well-supervised, adjective

manage, direct, control, guide. Unabridged
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supervise (ˈsuːpəˌvaɪz)
1.  to direct or oversee the performance or operation of
2.  to watch over so as to maintain order, etc
[C16: from Medieval Latin supervidēre, from Latin super- + vidēre to see]

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Word Origin & History

1588, "to look over," from M.L. supervisus, pp. of supervidere "oversee, inspect," from L. super "over" (see super-) + videre "see" (see vision). Meaning "to oversee and superintend the work or performance of others" is attested from c.1645; supervisor
in this sense of "one who inspects and directs the work of others" is first recorded 1454.
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Example sentences
But above all it's deliberate practice: goal-directed, supervised.
Smaller shippers would be encouraged to use such technology and to pack
  containers at supervised sites.
Mind you this diet is not some complementary humbug, but a strictly medically
  supervised treatment.
The supervised cameras saved my career and reputation many times.
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