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surveillant

[ser-vey-luh nt, -veyl-yuh nt] /sərˈveɪ lənt, -ˈveɪl yənt/
adjective
1.
exercising surveillance.
noun
2.
a person who exercises surveillance.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; < French, present participle of surveiller (see surveillance, -ant)
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